A cup of tea : A comedietta, in one act / Tr. from the French of "Une tasse de thé," by Charles Nuitter [pseud.] and J. Derley [pseud.] As performed ... at the Princess's theatre, London ... Feb. 11, 1869. To which is added a description of the costumes--cast of the characters ... and the whole of the stage business.

Author
Nuitter, Charles, 1828-1899 [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Robert M. DeWitt, publisher, no. 13 Frankfort street, [c1869?]
Description
17 p. ; 19 cm.

Details

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Rare books genre
Series
De Witt's acting plays ; no. 52 [More in this series]
Contained in
19th-century playbooks collection, 1794-1946 (bulk 1800-1920)
Notes
  • Acting edition.
  • An adaption of "Une tasse de th"̌ of Charles Louise Etienne Truinet and Comte Roger de Sante-Marie.
  • Includes cast lists for performances at the Vaudeville Theatre, Paris (Sept 28, 1860), and the Princess Theatre, London (Feb 11, 1869).
Binding note
ThX copy is disbound, with the individual pages measuring 17 x 9 1/2 cm. mounted onto paper measuring 22 1/2 x 13 cm.
Provenance
ThX copy is a rehearsal copy for the character of Sir Charles Seymour, with the signatures of one ''R.M.B.'' and the ink stamp of the William Seymour Theatre Collection. This copy is underscored in various colors of graphite, in addition to having stage directions in graphite and annotations in ink and graphite.
In
19th-century Playbooks Collection
OCLC
8331507
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