File NLW MS 5985E - Theatrical scrapbook

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NLW MS 5985E


Theatrical scrapbook


  • [1750] x [1850] (Creation)

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A scrapbook containing cuttings from newspapers and journals, advertisements, prints, facsimiles of autographs, caricatures, illustrations (including portraits), etc. relating mainly to the work of the theatre, particularly in England, during the latter half of the 18th century and the first half of the 19th century.

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Formerly known as Scourfield 11.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 5985E

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  • Text: NLW MS 5985E.