HAWKINS, Thomas. The Origin of the English Drama, Illustrated in its Various Species, viz. Mystery, Morality, Tragedy, and Comedy. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1773. 3 volumes, 8° (179 x 110mm.). Half-title.
Contemporary red morocco, spines ruled in gilt, single fillet round sides, yellow edges. Provenance: Ticket of R. Riviere, bookseller, Bath; John Hippisley (nineteenth century bookplate). FIRST EDITION. (3)