The Night-Walker or the Little Thief. A Comedy As it was Presented by her Majesties Servants, a the Private House in Drury-Lane.

Publisher: London: Printed for Andrew Cook, 1661.
Edition: Second edition, preceded by the first edition of 1640.
Bibliographical References: Wing F-1347; ESTC R29426; NCBEL I, 1712.
Condition: Fine copy.
Book ID: 27624


4to, modern brown calf period-style by Philip Dusel, red morocco label, gilt lettering.


A popular comedy about an arranged marriage by John Fletcher (1585-1625), of Beaumont and Fletcher fame. The play was not performed during Fletcher’s lifetime and James Shirley revised it before it was first staged and published in 1640. Bookplates of John Fitchett Marsh, Willis Vickery and Frederick Locker on the paste-downs.

Price: $850.00