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Guy Faux; or, the gunpowder treason

George Macfarren

Guy Faux; or, the gunpowder treason

an historical melo-drama, in three acts

by George Macfarren

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Published by John Cumberland, 2, Cumberland Terrace, Camden New Town in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby George Macfarren, author of My old woman, Winning a husband, &c. ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.-G. ; to which are added, a description of the costume,-cast of the characters, entrances and exits,-relative positions of the performers on the stage,-and the whole of the stage business, as now performed at the Metropolitan minor theatres ; embellished with a fine engraving, by Mr. Bonner, from a drawing taken in the theatre, by Mr. R. Cruikshank.
SeriesCumberland"s minor theatre -- 36
ContributionsDaniel, George., Bonner, George William., Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856., Cumberland, John, 1787-1866, publisher.
The Physical Object
Pagination50p. :
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18571523M


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