ID 7647
Title A bold stroke for a wife. A comedy, as written by Mrs. Centlivre. Distinguishing also the Variations of the Theatre, as performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane. Regulated from the prompt-book, by permission of the managers, by Mr. Hopkins, prompter.
Contributors Centlivre, Susanna (Author)
Signed Author Mrs. Centlivre
Pseudonym
Firms Christopher Etherington (Publisher); John Bell [132 Strand] (Publisher)
Self-published No
Volumes 1
Pagination 67
Date of Publication 1776
Edition Statement
Edition Number
Date of First Publication 1717
Imprint London: Printed for John Bell, near Exeter-Exchange, in the Strand, and C. Etherington, at York.
Copyright Statement
Colophon
Location of Printing London GB
Format duodecimo (12mo)
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Price (pound)
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Price (pence)
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Genre Drama
Sources ESTC (#T22950)
ECCO (#CB3332881282)
Shelfmarks
Notes Date of first publication tentative, printed between 1717-1718. In: 'Bell's British Theatre', vol.6. With two leaves of advertisements. At head of title-page: 'Bell's edition'.
Hand-Verified No
Attempted Verification No
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Bibliographic Entry

@book{ wphp_7647
  author={Centlivre,Susanna},
  year={1776},
  title={A bold stroke for a wife. A comedy, as written by Mrs. Centlivre. Distinguishing also the Variations of the Theatre, as performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane. Regulated from the prompt-book, by permission of the managers, by Mr. Hopkins, prompter.},
  publisher={Christopher Etherington \& John Bell [132 Strand]},
  address={London},    }

Recommended Citation

Centlivre, Susanna. "A bold stroke for a wife. A comedy, as written by Mrs. Centlivre. Distinguishing also the Variations of the Theatre, as performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane. Regulated from the prompt-book, by permission of the managers, by Mr. Hopkins, prompter." The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 7647 https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/7647. Accessed 2021-04-23.

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