ID 12700
Title Cawthorn's Minor British Theatre. Consisting of the Most Esteemed Farces and Operas.
Contributors Brooke, Frances (Author); Cowley, Hannah (Author); Garrick, David (Author); Murphy, Arthur (Author); Jephson, Robert (Author); Sheridan, Richard Brinsley (Author); Fielding, Henry (Author); Bickerstaff, Isaac (Author); Macklin, Charles (Author); Burgoyne, John (Author); Dibdin, Charles (Author); Jackman, Isaac (Author); Reed, Joseph (Author); Allingham, John Till (Author); Collier, George (Author); Knight, Thomas (Author); Ravenscroft, Edward (Author); Arnold, Samuel James (Author)
Signed Author By David Garrick, Esq.; by Arthur Murphy, Esq.; by Henry Fielding, Esq.; Altered by Kane O'Hara, Esq.; by Charles Dibdin; by Charles Dibdin; by David Garrick, Esq.; by Arthur Murphy, Esq.; by David Garrick, Esq.; by Arthur Murphy, Esq.; by Mr. Isaac Jackman; by Robert Jephson, Esq.; by Mr. Garrick; by Mr. Joseph Reed; by Mr. Isaac Bickerstaff; by Henry Fielding, Esq.; by Mrs. Brooke; by Mr. Isaac Bickerstaff; by Mr. John Till Allingham; by Mrs. Cowley; by Mr. Charles Macklin; altered from Shakespere, by David Garrick, Esq.; by General Burgoyne; by Charles Dibdin, Esq.; by Sir George Collier; altered from the committee by T. Knight; from Regnard, by Henry Fielding, Esq.; by David Garrick, Esq.; by Edward Ravenscroft; by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Esq.; by Samuel James Arnold
Pseudonym
Firms John Cawthorn [Catherine Street] (Publisher); Thomas Collins [Strand] (Printer)
Self-published No
Volumes 6
Pagination
Date of Publication 1806
Edition Statement
Edition Number
Date of First Publication 1806
Imprint Printed for, and under the direction of, John Cawthorn, 5, Catherine Street, Strand, Bookseller to Her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales.
Copyright Statement
Colophon Printed by T. Collins, Harvey's Buildings, Strand.
Location of Printing London GB
Format octavo (8vo)
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Genre Drama
Sources Hathi Trust Digital Library (#https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006104541)
British Library 11770.e.1.
Shelfmarks BL 11770.e.1.
Notes Each play has its own pagination and imprint. Female plays: Vol. 4: Rosina; a comic opera, by Mrs. Brooke. Vol. 4: Who's the Dupe? A farce, by Mrs. Cowley.
Hand-Verified Yes
Attempted Verification No
Verified Yes

Bibliographic Entry

Brooke, Frances, Hannah Cowley, David Garrick, Arthur Murphy, Robert Jephson, Richard B. Sheridan, Henry Fielding, Isaac Bickerstaff, Charles Macklin, John Burgoyne, Charles Dibdin, Isaac Jackman, Joseph Reed, John T. Allingham, George Collier, Thomas Knight, Edward Ravenscroft, and Samuel J. Arnold. Cawthorn's Minor British Theatre. Consisting of the Most Esteemed Farces and Operas. London: John Cawthorn [Catherine Street], 1806.

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  year={1806},
  title={Cawthorn's Minor British Theatre. Consisting of the Most Esteemed Farces and Operas.},
  publisher={John Cawthorn [Catherine Street]},
  address={London},    }

Recommended Citation

Brooke, Frances, Cowley, Hannah, Garrick, David, Murphy, Arthur, Jephson, Robert, Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, Fielding, Henry, Bickerstaff, Isaac, Macklin, Charles, Burgoyne, John, Dibdin, Charles, Jackman, Isaac, Reed, Joseph, Allingham, John Till, Collier, George, Knight, Thomas, Ravenscroft, Edward, Arnold, Samuel James. "Cawthorn's Minor British Theatre. Consisting of the Most Esteemed Farces and Operas." The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 12700 https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/12700. Accessed 2021-05-09.

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