Title page reads: The Actors Remonstrance or Complaint for : The silencing of their profession, and banishment from their severall Play houses : In which is fully set downe their grievances, for their restraint; especially since Stage playes, only of all publike recreations are prohibited ; the exercise at the Beares Colledge, and the motions of Puppets being still in force and vigour. As it was presented in the names and behalfes of all our London Comedians to the great God PHoeBUSAPOLLO, and the nine Heliconian Sisters, on the top of PERNASSUS, by one of the Masters of Requests to the MUSES, for this present month. And published by their command in print by the Typograph Royall of the Castalian Province. 1643. Excerpt: Comedians, Tragedians and Actors of all sorts and sizes belonging to the famous private and publike Houses within the City of London and the Suburbs thereof, to you great Phoebus, and you sacred Sisters, the sole Patronesses of our distressed Calling, doe we in all humility present this our humble and lamentable complaint, by whose intercession to those powers who confined us to silence, wee hope to be restored to our pristine honour and employment. Paperback : soft cover edition in good or better condition, some slight wear to edges, as normal for age of book. Overall good copy of this title. Excellent read. A good book to enjoy and keep on hand. Or would make a great gift for the fan / reader in your life. 16 pages. Modern archival reprint of original edition, no other publication date marked. ~ SCARCE TITLE ~ Size: Replica of Original Antique Edition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Actors Remonstrance or Complaint for : ...
Publisher: London Printed for Edw. / Edward Nickson 1643
Binding: Soft Cover / Cloth Binding
Book Condition: Very Good
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