The Merry Wives of Windsor : Prompt Book.

Marlborough, Wiltshire : Adam Matthew Digital, 2017.
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Summary note
Description: Prompt book of a 5-Act version marked by H.B. Phillips for Hackett at the Astor Place Opera House in 1848. Also dated 1861 and 1862. Also contains a playbill for Leland Opera House [Albany, N.Y.] (Mrs. J. H. Hackett as Medea), press notices of Mrs. J. H. Hackett and a manuscript prop letter with note at top: "This is the paper I held in my hand when I made my appearance in Lady Macbeth March 20th 1875" (Mrs. J. H. Hackett).
  • Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.
  • AMDigital Reference: MW 20.
Original version
Reproduction of: The Merry Wives of Windsor c. 1848-1875.
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Folger Shakespeare Library
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Description based on online resource (viewed on February 2, 2017).
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Shakespeare in performance : prompt books from the Folger Shakespeare Library.
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