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A Trip to Scarborough. A Comedy. As Performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane. Altered from Vanbrugh's Relapse; or, Virtue in Danger
London: G. Wilkie, 1781. First edition. 6, [2], 104 pp., with half-title. 8vo. Full tan calf gilt, a.e.g., by Riviere. Slight wear to joints. First edition. 6, [2], 104 pp., with half-title. 8vo. Williams identifies five variants of the first edition, but admits "there are almost certainly others." This copy does not conform exactly to any of Williams' variants, but is likley an early state, having all of the errors uncorrected, as follows: "you" catchword p. 69; "he d" catchword p. 77; garbled text in the first two lines p. 78, "hheard s voice ..."; pp. 24, 78, 80, 94 and 96 not numbered. Ashley V, pp. 153-4; ESTC T112299. Provenance: E.D. Liberman (bookplate); Louis & Anne Marie Davidson (bookplate)
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