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Sheridan, Mrs. Frances

The Discovery: A Comedy in Five Acts.
$150.00

Adapted for the modern stage by Aldous Huxley. Huxley wanted to rescue Mrs. Sheridan from obscurity. In the introduction, he admits to mangling her play. First performed in 1763 at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, it's an interesting combination of sentimentality and sophistication. Blue spine with paper label. Red patterned boards. Beige dust jacket with blue decoration and title. Excellent condition. Scarce. London: Chatto & Windus. 1924. USED. $150.00.


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