[Collection of plays from Dicks' standard plays series]

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20 pieces : illustrations ; 19 cm.
[1] East Lynne (ca. 1890?]) -- [2] The artist's wife /by Gilbert Abbot à Beckett ([ca. 1870?] -- [3] Don Caesar de Bazan / translated and adapted from the French of MM. Dumanois and Dennery by G.A. a'Beckett and Mark Lemon ([ca. 1870?]) -- [4] The black doctor / adapted to the English stage by Ira Aldridge ([1841]) -- [5] Mrs. Wiggins / by J.T. Allingham ([ca. 1870?] -- [6] The weathercock / by J.T. Allingham ([ca. 1883?] -- [7] Jack Ketch, or, A leaf from Tyburn tree / by George Almar ([1841?].
(continued): [8] The tower of Nesle, or, The chamber of death / by G. almar ([ca. 1850?] -- [9] Better late than never / by Miles Peter Andrews ([ca. 1883?] -- [10] The secret, or, The hole in the wall / by William Barrymore ([ca. 1860?]) -- [11] The barrack room / by Thomas Haynes Bayly ([ca. 1860?]) -- [12] Mrs. Greenfinch / by Thomas Haynes Bayly ([ca. 1860?]) -- [13] Perfection, or, The lady of Munster ([ca. 1860?]) -- [14] The farmer's story ([1860?]).
(continued): [15] The Irish attorney, or, Galway practice in 1770 / by William Bayle Bernard ([ca. 1870?]) --[16] The maid of the mill / by Isaac Bickerstaff ([ca. 1870?]) -- [17] The padlock / by Isaac Bickerstaff ([ca. 1860?]) -- [18] Andy Blake, or, The Irish diamond / by Dion Boucicault ([ca. 1860?]) -- [19] The Shaughraun / by Dion Boucicault ([ca. 1880?] -- [20] Night and morning / adapted from Bulwer's novel by John Brougham ([ca. 1870?].
"Original complete edition ..." or "New and complete edition" appears above the imprint statement on many of the covers.
"This play can be performed without risk of infringing any rights" appears on many of the covers.
"Complete" or "Complete acting edition" appears at head of many of the covers.
Some plays have ms. marginalia.
Each play in original printed wrappers, with advertisements.

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