[Playbill of Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, 1815, announcing The stranger and The fortune of war!, etc.]

Covent Garden Theatre [Browse]
[London] : Printed by E. Macleish, 2, Bow-street, [1815]
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 32 x 19 cm


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  • Partial contents for The stranger: Mr. Young (the Stranger); Mr. Murray (Tobias); Mr. Farley (Francis); Miss O'Neill (Mrs. Haller); Mrs. Egerton (Countess Wintersen); Mrs. Liston (Annette)
  • Partial cast list for The fortune of war: Mr. Abbott; Mr. Mathews; Mr. Liston; Mrs. Davenport; Miss Foote; Miss Logan.
  • Includes announcements of performances at Covent Garden for the following week--including appearances by Eliza O'Neill--together with the names of some cast members scheduled to appear.
  • Princeton copy 2 imperfect: badly cropped, leading to the loss of the upper two and bottom two lines of printing (dimensions of copy 2: 28 x 15 cm).
is mounted onto a sheet measuring 32 x 20 cm; on the other side of this sheet is mounted: [Playbill of Theatre Royal, Covent-Garden, 1815, announcing The Grecian daughter and The forty thieves]. [London] : Printed by E. Macleish, 2, Bow-street, [1815].
Princeton copy 1 has the number ''210'' written in ink in the right margin.
Other title(s)
  • Stranger.
  • Fortune of war!
Text begins
  • Last night but one of the stra[nger,] this season. Theatre Royal, Covent-Garden, this present Saturday, June 17, 1815, will be acted (19th time) the play of The stranger
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