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All the King's ladies: actresses of the Restoration.

Author: Wilson, John Harold.
ISBN #: 
Price: $12.50
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publisher Location: Chicago
Book Condition: VG-
Dust Jacket Condition: G
Binding: Hard Cover
Edition: First Edition
Pub Date: 1958
1st edition (no additional printings), 8vo, red cloth, 206 pages, b/w illustrations [chapter headings]. Condition is VERY GOOD- book / GOOD jacket: book has light edgewear, top page edge has light soiling, black mark on bottom page edge, internally clean and tight; jacket is edgeworn with chipping (spine head is missing a 1" piece), light creasing, front fold is partially separated, light soiling. The first book about the racy careers of the illustrious group of female performers, who appeared on the English stage between 1660 and 1689.