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    [Charles Dickens]. Tom Taylor. Dramatized version of A Tale Of Two Cities. London: Thomas Hailes Lacy, [n.d.]. Contemporary half leather. Front cover detached and spine partially detached. Fair. Mr. Kendal's prompt copy, with his notations.

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    [Charles Dickens]. Tom Taylor. [A Collection of Short Plays from the Nineteenth Century, Including Dickens' A Tale Of Two Cities, A drama in Two Acts and a Prologue]. London: Thomas Hailes Lacy, [n.d.].

     

    Mr. Kendal's prompt copy. Several plays bound together into one volume. A Tale of Two Cities (first performed in 1860) is 56 pages.

     

    Contemporary half leather over marbled boards. Leather and boards rubbed. Front cover detached. Backstrip has come away from spine but is still attached at rear joint. Bookplate of W[illiam] H[unter] Kendal Grimston (known professionally as"Mr. Kendal"), the English actor and manager of the St. James's Theatre. This anthology of plays is the actor's prompt copy, with his notations throughout. Fair.

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