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Representative American plays
Quinn, Arthur Hobson, 1873- , editor.
Publication Information:
New York : The Century co., 1917.
Physical Description:
ix pages, 2 leaves, 3-968 pages : illustrations (facsimile) ; 23 cm
General Note:
Contains reproductions of original title-pages of some of the plays.
The prince of Parthia, by T. Godfrey (1767)--The contrast by R. Tyler (1787)--André, by W. Dunlap (1798)--Superstition, by J.N. Barker (1824)--Charles the Second, by J.H. Payne and W. Irving (1824)--The triumph at Plattsburg, by R.P. Smith (1830)--Pocahontas; or, The settlers of Virginia, by G.W.P. Custis (1830)--The broker of Bogota, by R.M. Bird (1834)--Tortesa the usurer, by N.P. Willis (1839)--Fashion, by Anna C.M. Ritchie (1845)--Francesca da Rimini, by G.H. Boker (1855)

--Leonora; or, The world's own, by Julia W. Howe (1857)--The octoroon; or, Life in Louisiana, by D. Boucicault (1859)--Rip Van Winkle, as played by Joseph Jefferson (1865)--Hazel Kirke, by S. MacKaye (1880)--Shenandoah, by b. Howard (1889)--Secret service, by W. Gillette (1896)--Madame Butterfly, by D. Belasco and J.L. Long (1900)--Her great match, by C. Fitch (1905)--The New York idea, by L. Mitchell (1906)--The witching hour, by A. Thomas (1907)--The faith healer, by W.V. Moody (1909)--The scarecrow, by P. MacKaye (1910)--The boss, by E. Sheldon (1911)--He and she, by Rachel Crothers (1911)
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