Engraved title page to the second volume, including an an emblematical vignette representing the Dramatic Muse seated between the ancient classical masks of Tragedy and Comedy

Burney, Edward Francis

The Dramatic Muse seated by a pedestal between the ancient classical masks of Tragedy and Comedy, with Time behind her resting upon an ancient scrinium, containing the old English Mysteries, and holding a scroll with a view of the Globe Theatre, on the Bankside, Southwark; at which most of Shakspeare's Dramas were produced. In the other hand of Time is a tablet containing an interior view of an ol... read more

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Edwin C. Bolles papers
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Londina Illustrata. Graphic and Historical Memorials of Monasteries, Churches, Chapels, Schools, Charitable Foundations, Palaces, Halls, Courts, Processions, Places of Early Amusement, and Modern Present Theatres, in the Cities and Suburbs of London and Westminster, Volume 2
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