Galt (1831) Lives of the Players – 2 vol. – Theater Actor


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Galt, John. The Lives of the Players. (London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, 1831)

Volume 1 ([v], vi, [vii], viii, 315 pages), Volume 2 ([vi]. 308 pages). Hardcover. Matching half morocco with marbled boards and matching marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Spine shows five raised bands, Title and author stamped in gilt along with date stamped in gilt on tail of spine.

Condition: VG with with wear at corners and fore-edge. Hinges are solid, though show some wear, Paper strip on inside of front cover, both volumes, as though an ex-libris had been carefully trimmed from the book.. Top and bottom of spine show some minor shelf-wear as well as some minor spotting to spine of volume two. Overall an attractive copy.