The Sister: A Comedy.

Publisher: London: Printed for J. Dodsley and T. Davies, 1769.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL II, 848.
Condition: Some light foxing and browning, particularly to the final leaf; very good copy, handsomely bound.
Book ID: 27275


8vo, modern quarter red morocco period style by Philip Dusel, marbled paper boards, gilt decorations and lettering.


A dramatization by Charlotte Lennox (1720-1804) of her novel, Henrietta (1758), the story of a woman perpetually in distress. The prologue is by George Colman and the epilogue by Goldsmith. Samuel Johnson praised this published version, but the play survived only one performance at Covent Garden.

Price: $950.00

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