ID 12699
Title English Comedy: A Collection of the Most Celebrated Dramas, Since the Commencement of the Reformation of the Stage by Sir Richard Steele and Colley Cibber.
Contributors Cowley, Hannah (Author); Sheridan, Frances Chamberlaine (Author); Lee, Sophia (Author); Goldsmith, Oliver (Author); Steele, Richard (Author); Steele, Richard (Compiler); Cumberland, Richard (Author); Garrick, David (Author); Murphy, Arthur (Author); Sheridan, Richard Brinsley (Author); Richardson, Joseph (Author); Colman, George (the elder) (Author); Fielding, Henry (Author); Cibber, Colley (Author); Cibber, Colley (Compiler); Vanbrugh, John (Author); Macklin, Charles (Author); Burgoyne, John (Author)
Signed Author By Richard Steele and Colley Cibber; by Sir J. Vanbrugh and Colley Cibber; by George Colman; by Richard Cumberland; by Richard Brinsley Sheridan; by Arthur Murphy; by Joseph Richardson; by Miss Lee; by Colman and Garrick; by Arthur Murphy; by John Burgoyne; by Oliver Goldsmith; by Mrs. Frances Sheridan; by Mrs. Cowley; by Arthur Murphy; by Sir Richard Steele; by Charles Macklin; by Henry Fielding; by Richard Cumberland
Pseudonym
Firms John Sharpe [Piccadilly] (Publisher)
Self-published No
Volumes 6
Pagination I 265; II 252; III 260; IV 251; V 249; VI 222
Date of Publication 1810
Edition Statement 1
Edition Number 1
Date of First Publication 1810
Imprint Printed for John Sharpe, Piccadilly.
Copyright Statement
Colophon
Location of Printing London GB
Format sextodecimo (16mo)
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Genre Drama
Sources Hathi Trust Digital Library (#https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/008666031)
British Library L66/451
Shelfmarks BL L66/451
Notes Contributions by women: Vol. 3: The Chapter of Accidents, a comedy. By Miss Lee. Vol. 4: The Discovery, a comedy. By Mrs. Frances, Sheridan. Vol. 5: The Belle's Stratagem, a comedy. By Mrs. Cowley.
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Bibliographic Entry

Cowley, Hannah, Frances C. Sheridan, Sophia Lee, Oliver Goldsmith, Richard Steele, Richard Cumberland, David Garrick, Arthur Murphy, Richard B. Sheridan, Joseph Richardson, George (. e. Colman, Henry Fielding, Colley Cibber, John Vanbrugh, Charles Macklin, and John Burgoyne. English Comedy: A Collection of the Most Celebrated Dramas, Since the Commencement of the Reformation of the Stage by Sir Richard Steele and Colley Cibber. London: John Sharpe [Piccadilly], 1810.

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  year={1810},
  title={English Comedy: A Collection of the Most Celebrated Dramas, Since the Commencement of the Reformation of the Stage by Sir Richard Steele and Colley Cibber.},
  publisher={John Sharpe [Piccadilly]},
  address={London},    }

Recommended Citation

Cowley, Hannah, Sheridan, Frances Chamberlaine, Lee, Sophia, Goldsmith, Oliver, Steele, Richard, Cumberland, Richard, Garrick, David, Murphy, Arthur, Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, Richardson, Joseph, Colman, George (the elder), Fielding, Henry, Cibber, Colley, Vanbrugh, John, Macklin, Charles, Burgoyne, John. "English Comedy: A Collection of the Most Celebrated Dramas, Since the Commencement of the Reformation of the Stage by Sir Richard Steele and Colley Cibber." The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 12699 https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/12699. Accessed 2021-05-09.

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