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Description

Title:
The Juvenile Theater: Containing the Best Dramatic Productions of the Celebrated Madam de Genlis
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 010138

Author: De Genlis, Madam
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Printed for the Translator
Place: New York
Year: 1807
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 12mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 12mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Translated from the French by "A Friend to Youth", Full leather, leather spine label with gilt stamped title, gilt decoration on spine, marbled front end papers, iv, 146 pages, includes "The Death of Adam A Tragedy in Three Acts;" "Isaac A Comedy in Two Acts;" "Joseph, Recognized by His Brothers A Comedy in Two Acts;" "Agar A Comedy in One Act;" "The Blind Girl of Spa A Comedy in One Act." Leather is badly worn and scratched, bumped at corners and spine ends with wear, spine is chipped with pieces of the back strip missing, previous owners information on front free end paper, light foxing throughout, rear end papers foxed. From the Preface: "These pieces were originally written and intended by Madam Genlis solely for the improvement of her children, and will be found to contain many useful and instructive lessons." Quantity Available: 1. Category: Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 010138.