The critic: or a tragedy rehearsed a dramatic piece in three acts as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane by, Richard Brinsley Sheridan Esqr.

Title

The critic: or a tragedy rehearsed a dramatic piece in three acts as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane by, Richard Brinsley Sheridan Esqr.

Author

Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816.

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The critic: or a tragedy rehearsed a dramatic piece in three acts as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane by, Richard Brinsley Sheridan Esqr. Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816. [4],ii,[4],98,[2]p. ; 8⁰. London :: printed for T. Becket, 1781.

Note: "Now properly recognised as of the first or second impression"--W. B. Todd, 'The Book Collector', vol.5, no.2 (1956).

Note: The titlepage is engraved.

Note: Prologue by the Hon. Richard Fitzpatrick.

Note: With a half-title and a final advertisement leaf.

Note: P.9 catchword: sneer; no press figure on p.52; on p.84, in the middle of the page, "awkward" is correctly spelt.

Note: Reproduction of original from the British Library.

Note: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT773.

Note: Electronic data. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Page image (PNG). Digitized image of the microfilm version produced in Woodbridge, CT by Research Publications, 1982-2002 (later known as Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of the Gale Group).