Life of Mrs. Siddons. THOMAS CAMPBELL.
Life of Mrs. Siddons.

Life of Mrs. Siddons.

Place and Imprint: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1834.
Edition: First American edition, preceded by the London edition of the same year.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL III, 263; American Imprints 23679; Lowe, English Theatrical Literature, 3542.
Condition: Printed label rubbed; some light foxing; very good copy.
Book ID: 28541

Physical Description

12mo, original patterned blue-green cloth, printed paper label. Frontis portrait.


The English poet Thomas Campbell (1777-1844) on Sarah Siddons (1755-1831), the great English actress, who was from the distinguished theatrical Kemble family. Signature in pencil on the title-page of New York author and journalist James Lawson (1799-1880), a friend and collaborator with many New York writers of the period. See the DAB. Contemporary American newspaper clipping about Campbell laid in.

Price: $175.00