WOFFINGTON. A TRIBUTE TO THE ACTRESS AND THE WOMAN.

WOFFINGTON. A TRIBUTE TO THE ACTRESS AND THE WOMAN.

Troy: Nims and Knight, (1891). 182 pages. Attractively illustrated, including a few hand-colored plates. Folio (12 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches); full green morocco gilt, binding by Pfister Co. of New York; spine faded to brown. Item #1882


Second edition, first published in 1888. A fine biography of the celebrated English actress (c. 1714-1760) by this noted American dramatist and theatrical manager.

Laid in is an A.L.S. from "Daly's," April 9, 1886, to a Mr. Bell. "Please go through this additional matter re Woffington & cull all the additional information... as to Woffington's parentry, early life, fathers name... When am I to have the whole of this matter - please hurry." Signed with the initials A.D.

Price: $250.00

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