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    Greatheed, Bertie. The Regent: A Tragedy. London: J.Robson and W.Clarke, 1788. Krown and Spellman Retail: $125. 8vo. A2, 2,B-K4,L2. i-iv [actually vi][1],[1 Persons],, 75.[1]p. Cloth with leather spine and gilt lettering. Some staining throughout. Sunning to spine. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    More Information: Greatheed (1759- 1826), dramatist. "A blank-verse tragedy in a studied Shakespearian style, The Regent was brought out at Drury Lane Theatre on 1 April 1788. It ran for only nine nights despite featuring an epilogue by Mrs Piozzi and having both John Kemble and Mrs Siddons among its cast. " [ODNB] ESTC t11081.

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