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Robinson Crusoe, or, the bold bucaneer

Isaac Pocock

Robinson Crusoe, or, the bold bucaneer

a romantic drama, in two acts

by Isaac Pocock

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Published by Davidson, Peter"s Hill, Doctors" Commons, between St. Paul"s and Upper Thames Street. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby I. Pocock, Esq., author of John of Paris...&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 performed at the Theatres Royal, London ; embellished with a fine engraving, by Mr. Bonner, from a drawing taken in the theatre by Mr. R. Cruikshank.
SeriesCumberland"s British theatre -- 208
ContributionsDaniel, George., Bonner, George William., Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856., Cumberland, John, 1787-1866, publisher.
The Physical Object
Pagination41p. :
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19460885M

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