ID 7700
Title A bold stroke for a wife. A comedy, by Mrs. Centlivre. Adapted for theatrical representation, as performed at the Theatres-Royal, Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden. Regulated from the prompt-books, by permission of the managers.
Contributors Centlivre, Susanna (Author)
Signed Author Mrs. Centlivre
Pseudonym
Firms John Bell [132 Strand] (Publisher)
Self-published No
Volumes 1
Pagination 101
Date of Publication 1791
Edition Statement
Edition Number
Date of First Publication 1717
Imprint Printed for the proprietors, under the direction of John Bell, British Library, Strand, bookseller to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.
Copyright Statement
Colophon
Location of Printing London GB
Format duodecimo (12mo)
Length (cm)
Width (cm)
Price (pound)
Price (shilling)
Price (pence)
Total Price (in pence)
Non-UK Price
Genre Drama
Sources ESTC (#N15120)
ECCO (#CW3312792883)
Shelfmarks
Notes Date of first publication tentative, printed between 1717-1718. Also issued as part of: 'Bell's British theatre', London 1797, vol.12. With an additional titlepage, engraved.
Hand-Verified No
Attempted Verification No
Verified Yes

Bibliographic Entry

@book{ wphp_7700
  author={Centlivre,Susanna},
  year={1791},
  title={A bold stroke for a wife. A comedy, by Mrs. Centlivre. Adapted for theatrical representation, as performed at the Theatres-Royal, Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden. Regulated from the prompt-books, by permission of the managers.},
  publisher={John Bell [132 Strand]},
  address={London},    }

Recommended Citation

Centlivre, Susanna. "A bold stroke for a wife. A comedy, by Mrs. Centlivre. Adapted for theatrical representation, as performed at the Theatres-Royal, Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden. Regulated from the prompt-books, by permission of the managers." The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 7700 https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/7700. Accessed 2021-04-23.

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