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3311T Boston
November 11, 2019 12:00 PM - November 17, 2019 07:00 PMCalender

Playbills, Nine Examples.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM


Playbills, Nine Examples. Tall narrow typographically printed advertisements for upcoming shows, including: Cool Burgess Minsters and Rollin Howard's Opera Bouffe Co. at City Hall, Providence, 1869; Murphy, West, and Peel's Original Campbell Minsters, Boston Museum; Afghar the Lion King at Astley's Royal Amphitheatre, 1839; Corsican Brother's at Niblo's Garden, 1865; the Great Hernandez Ravel Group at the New Haven Music Hall, 1864; Edwin Forrest performing Othello at the Walnut St. Theater in Philadelphia, 1870; Forrest starring in Othello at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane in 1836; Lady of Lyons at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, 1838; [and] Taming a Tartar at Mitchell's Olumpic Theater in New York, [c. 1816]. (9)
Estimate $200-300

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