14 April 2004
BEHN, Aphra (1640-1689). The Town-Fopp: or Sir Timothy Tawdrey. A Comedy. As it is Acted at his Royal Highness the Duke's Theatre. London: Printed by T.N. for James Magnes and Rich. Bentley, 1677. 4o (213 x 155 mm). (Small hole catching a few letters on G1, some spotting.) Early 20th-century blue half morocco. Provenance: Edmund Gosse (bookplate); Annie Winifred Ellerman (1894-1983), novelist who published under the name Bryher (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Wing B-1769.
BEHN, Aphra. The Feign'd Curtizans, or, A Nights Intrigue. A Comedy. As it is Acted at the Dukes Theatre. London: Printed for Jacob Tonson, 1679. 4o (216 x 158 mm). (Hole in last four leaves with loss of a few letters, repaired tears on last leaf.) Modern red buckram. FIRST EDITION. Wing B-1732.
BEHN, Aphra. The Younger Brother: Or, the Amorous Jilt. A Comedy, Acted at the Theatre Royal, By His Majesty's Servants. Printed for J. Harris, sold by R. Baldwin, 1696. 4o (211 x 155 mm). (Few headlines cropped, browned and spotted.) Modern brown half morocco. Provenance: Annie Winifred Ellerman (1894-1983), novelist who published under the name Bryher (bookplate). Wing B-1778. (3)
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