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Garrick, or, Only an actor

William Muskerry

Garrick, or, Only an actor

a comedy, in three acts

by William Muskerry

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Published by Samuel French in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Produced at the Strand theatre, August 9th, 1886.

Other titlesOnly an actor.
Statementby William Muskerry.
SeriesFrench"s acting edition -- 1921
The Physical Object
Pagination39p. ;
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17143674M

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When Garrick’s father returned home, his health, too, was so broken that he lived only a short time. When Garrick’s uncle David died, leaving him £1,, a family council was held and Garrick and his elder brother Peter decided to use Garrick’s inheritance to go into the wine business, of which Garrick had some knowledge. Jun 22,  · Free Online Library: David Garrick, George III, and the politics of revision. (includes full text of skit 'Farmer's Return') by "Philological Quarterly"; Literature, writing, book reviews Languages and linguistics English drama Political aspects Political plays Censorship.

Jul 07,  · In recent times books from Garrick’s library have surfaced for air briefly in the public domain only to submerge again: in , Bonhams auctioned Garrick’s copy of The Book of Common Prayer (), a gift to him from the Countess of. - William Baker, The Year's Work in English Studies An Actor's Library is the first major academic study of the library of David Garrick, the celebrated eighteenth-century actor and theatre manager, and its publication coincides with the th anniversary year of his birth.


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