Camp. Libretto. Libretto. English
by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, author of The Critic, A Trip to Scarborough, Pizarro, St. Patrick's Day, The Duenna, The School for Scandal, &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. (statement of responsibility)
U.S. RISM Libretto Project.
Price on front cover: 6d; notation on front cover: Thomas Linley; advertisements--inside front cover; "Remarks" signed: D.--G.[i.e. George Daniel]--p. 5-8; costume descriptions--p. 9; publisher's list--p. - at end.
Music by Thomas Linley--New Grove.
Illustration of act 2, scene 2 at the line,"...if he ben't a spy I'll suffer hanging"--p. 2.
"A farce in two acts"--front cover.
Cast lists for the "original" and Oct. 2, 1822 performances at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.
Performance: London, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, 1822. (venue)