Rejected Addresses or the New Theatrum Poetarum

SMITH, James
London: 1929

Stock Code: 001235

Edited by Andrew Boyle. This edition limited to one thousand copies. These are the poems NOT used for the first night Opening Address of the new Drury Lane Theatre replacing the one burnt down on February 24th 1809. Byron’s poems were used and none of the other submitted poems were even given consideration. This upset some people.


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Rejected Addresses or the New Theatrum Poetarum

Condition: Very Good. Light wear to cover corners and a little to sides of spine.

This copy has decorative covers and 20 portraits.

 Book Publishing Details
Author:James Smith (1775-1839)
Publisher:Constable & Co., London
Year Printed:1929
Edition:Limited Edition of 1000 copies
Size:205mm Tall, 8vo
Pages:vii, 181
Stock Code:001235
Keywords:Literature, Poetry, parodies,

Additional information

Weight0.55 kg