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The Song Smith and Story Stitcher or the Humours of a Strolling Player A Dramatic Olio 1818

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Peter Plagiary, The Song Smith, and Story Stitcher; or, the Humours of a Strolling Player: A Dramatic Olio. Compiled from the Ingenious Production of Stevens, Collins, Wilkinson, Lee-Lewis, Oxberry, Mathews, &c &c. With a Portion of Original Matter. By Peter Plagiary, Esq. London: Published by King, Near the Theatre; and sold by all booksellers. 1818. [ii; 227 pages; i] In-12, 18 cm x 10.5 cm. First edition.

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Peter Plagiary, The Song Smith, and Story Stitcher; or, the Humours of a Strolling Player: A Dramatic Olio. Compiled from the Ingenious Production of Stevens, Collins, Wilkinson, Lee-Lewis, Oxberry, Mathews, &c &c. With a Portion of Original Matter. By Peter Plagiary, Esq. London: Published by King, Near the Theatre; and sold by all booksellers. 1818. [ii; 227 pages; i] In-12, 18 cm x 10.5 cm. First edition, no frontispiece, folded and sewn but untrimmed sheets, as it came from the printer, original publisher’s paper boards, original back replaced with a recent label showing the title. Pencil signature of Tim Bobin on the inside back cover. Indications are that a book plate was removed from the inside front cover.