(Sheridan, Richard Brinsley). Sherwin, Oscar
Title UNCORKING OLD SHERRY: The Life and Times of Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Book Condition Fine, in purplish cloth with black lettering to front and spine; in a mildly age-toned illustrated near fine dust jacket, with a quite small chip to lower edge rear panel. Illustrated.
Edition First edition, first printing. 352 pages, including index.
Publisher New York: Twayne Publishers, Inc., (1960).
Seller ID 30346.00
A study of Sheridan, the peerless comic playwright, and a detailed evocation of 18th Century England. The man who wrote THE RIVALS and THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL elopes with a 16-year-old girl, engages in duels, and becomes one the leading men of his day.
Theatre Biography. 18th Century Literature. Theatre. English Literature.