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Hide and seek. Libretto. English

Hide and seek. Libretto. English

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adapted from the French by Joseph Lunn, Esq. ; printed from the author's MS. ; with the cast of the characters, sides of entrance and exit, relative positions of the performers on the stage, and the whole of the stage business ; as performed at the Theatre-Royal, Haymarket ; embellished with a wood engraving, from an original drawing, by Mr. T. Jones, and executed by Mr. White. (statement of responsibility)
U.S. RISM Libretto Project.
Series statement from headline above frontispiece; variant series statement on front cover: Cumberland's British theatre (with which is incorporated Duncombe's British theatre); variant imprint on front cover: Published by the proprietor, Thomas Hailes Lacy, Strand, London, W.C.; price on front cover: 6 d. 12 1/2 cents; publisher's list--inside of front cover; illustration of act 2, scene 2 at line "What! Are you already in love with him?"; "Advertisement"--p. 5; explanantion of stage directions appearing in body of text--p. 8; publisher's list--p. [1]-[2] at end; advertisement--p. [2] at end.
"London : printed by Thomas Dolby, Catherine-Street, Strand"--p. 4.
"The whole of the music may be obtained by application to Mr. George Perry, composer to the Theatre-royal, Haymarket"--p. 5.
Date of performance surmised from imprint.
Cast of the characters at the Theatre-Royal, Haymarket: LORD RICHLAND. Mr. Melrose -- MR. BARNABY BUDSTOCK. Mr. Williams -- DAVY DIBBLE. Mr. Liston -- FREDERICK. Mrs. T. Hill -- GAMEKEEPER. Mr. Ebsworth -- FLORA. Miss Kelly--p. 7.
Performance: London, Theatre Royal, Haymarket, 1825? (venue)







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