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Magic Dun Cow ...
[London] : S.G. Fairbrother, "Garrick" Printing Office, 31, Bow Street, Covent Garden, [1842]
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1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 75 x 26 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2011 7
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Doret, Yale BA 1968, and Linda Mitchell
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Playbill for the Covent Garden Theatre, listing productions staged there in early February 1842 (probably from Feb. 4 to Feb. 11). The top half of the program advertises a production under the heading "Magic Dun Cow," which is presumably Richard Hughes' adaptation of Guy, Earl of Warwick. Also on the playbill are productions of Dion Boucicault's Irish heiress; Saverio Mercadante's Elena Uberti; and Vincenzo Bellini's Norma. The latter two productions starred Adelaide Kemble.
At bottom: "Mr. Andrews, 167, New Bond St., sole authorized agent for the disposal of private boxes belonging to the theatre ...
Subject Terms:
Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835. Norma.
Boucicault, Dion, 1820-1890. Irish heiress.
Covent Garden Theatre.
Hughes, Richard, fl. 1827-1846. Guy, Earl of Warwick.
Kemble, Adelaide.
Mercadante, Saverio, 1795-1870. Elena da Feltre.
Theater -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Playbills -- England -- London -- 1842.
Broadsides -- England -- London -- 1842.
Fairbrother, S. G. (Samuel Glover), fl., 1823-1855, printer.
Covent Garden Theatre.
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