English Comic Dramatists




Crawfurd, Oswald (Editor). New York: D. Appleton & Co. 1889 . Cloth spine with gilt lettering and decoration. xxiii, 283 pp. Previous owners’ names and dated 1890. Moderate wear to binding; contents solid. Scenes from plays by Shakespeare, Ben Jonson, Beaumont and Fletcher, Wycherley, Vanbrugh, Cibber, Congreve, Addison, Farquhar, John Gay, Goldsmith, Cumberland, and Sheridan. “Each scene from a play is preceded by a sketch of the plot sufficient to make the scene intelligible. A short critical note upon each of the dramatists quoted will also be found in the body of the work.” Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: .