ID 2422
Title A narrative of the life of Mrs. Charlotte Charke, (youngest daughter of Colley Cibber, Esq;) Containing, I. An Account of her Birth, Education, and mad Pranks committed in her Youth. II. Her coming on the Stage; Success there; and sundry Theatrical Anecdotes. III. Her Marriage to Mr. Charke, and its Consequences. IV. Her Adventures in Mens Cloaths, and being belov'd by a Lady of great Fortune, who intended to marry her. V. Her being Gentleman to a certain Peer. VI. Her commencing Scrolling - Player; with various and surprizing Vicissitudes of Fortune, during nine Years Peregrination. VII. Her turning Pastry Cook, &c. in Wales. With several extremely humourous and interesting Occurrences. written by herself.
Contributors Charke, Charlotte (Author); Dodd, Anne (Publisher)
Signed Author written by herself.
Pseudonym
Firms William Reeve (Publisher); Edmund Cook (Publisher); Anne Dodd (Publisher)
Self-published No
Volumes 1
Pagination x, 277
Date of Publication 1755
Edition Statement 1
Edition Number 1
Date of First Publication 1755
Imprint printed for W. Reeve, in Fleet-Street ; A. Dodd, in the Strand ; and E. Cook, at the Royal-Exchange
Copyright Statement
Colophon
Location of Printing London GB
Format duodecimo (12mo)
Length (cm) 16
Width (cm)
Price (pound)
Price (shilling)
Price (pence)
Total Price (in pence)
Non-UK Price
Genre Biography
Sources ESTC (#T68299)
Google Books (#https://books.google.ca/books?id=H1UzYt6SSIsC)
Hathi Trust Digital Library (#https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/101817348)
Shelfmarks
Notes
Hand-Verified No
Attempted Verification No
Verified Yes

Bibliographic Entry

@book{ wphp_2422
  author={Charke,Charlotte},
  year={1755},
  title={A narrative of the life of Mrs. Charlotte Charke, (youngest daughter of Colley Cibber, Esq;) Containing, I. An Account of her Birth, Education, and mad Pranks committed in her Youth. II. Her coming on the Stage; Success there; and sundry Theatrical Anecdotes. III. Her Marriage to Mr. Charke, and its Consequences. IV. Her Adventures in Mens Cloaths, and being belov'd by a Lady of great Fortune, who intended to marry her. V. Her being Gentleman to a certain Peer. VI. Her commencing Scrolling - Player; with various and surprizing Vicissitudes of Fortune, during nine Years Peregrination. VII. Her turning Pastry Cook, &c. in Wales. With several extremely humourous and interesting Occurrences. written by herself.},
  publisher={William Reeve \& Edmund Cook \& Anne Dodd},
  address={London},    }

Recommended Citation

Charke, Charlotte. "A narrative of the life of Mrs. Charlotte Charke, (youngest daughter of Colley Cibber, Esq;) Containing, I. An Account of her Birth, Education, and mad Pranks committed in her Youth. II. Her coming on the Stage; Success there; and sundry Theatrical Anecdotes. III. Her Marriage to Mr. Charke, and its Consequences. IV. Her Adventures in Mens Cloaths, and being belov'd by a Lady of great Fortune, who intended to marry her. V. Her being Gentleman to a certain Peer. VI. Her commencing Scrolling - Player; with various and surprizing Vicissitudes of Fortune, during nine Years Peregrination. VII. Her turning Pastry Cook, &c. in Wales. With several extremely humourous and interesting Occurrences. written by herself." The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 2422 https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/2422. Accessed 2021-04-23.

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