Curly, An Actor's Story (1885)

By: Coleman, John

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Book Condition: Very Good


Late C19th rebinding in dark green leather over red marbled boards, lightly scuffed, light foxing, bookplate on front pastedown, very good. Topp [III, p 134]. Originally issued in limp cloth and probably also in paper wrappers. A short novel, largely set in Scotland, telling the story of an actor's thwarted love for a young heiress -- featuring an aborted elopement and untimely deaths. Coleman was a theatre manager and worked with Charles Reade on the production of his plays, and wrote a memoir: Charles Reade as I Knew Him (1903).

Title: Curly, An Actor's Story (1885)

Author Name: Coleman, John

Categories: First Editions,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1885

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 85102