THE CHILDREN OF PAUL'S: the story of a theatre company, 1553-1608 (signed)

By: Gair, Reavley

Price: $125.00

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Book Condition: Good to Very Good

From the front flap: "Between 1553 and 1608 St Paul's Cathedral housed one of the earliest London theatre companies, a commercially successful playhouse whose actors were drawn from the choirboys under the directior of their choir master. These were the Children of Paul's." This copy inscribed and signed by Gair, on title page. Chocolate cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 213 pages (including notes, select bibliography, index), illustrated. A bit of slant, light general wear, in price-clipped dust jacket w/a hint of edgewear, impressions/scratches, 1/4" tear to top right corner of front panel. Uncommon signed.

Title: THE CHILDREN OF PAUL'S: the story of a theatre company, 1553-1608 (signed)

Author Name: Gair, Reavley

Categories: History, Plays & Poetry, Signed (all categories), Non-fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1982

ISBN Number: 0 521 24360 2

ISBN Number 13: 9780521243605

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good to Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 016885

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