13838

ELECTION SATIRE IN DRAMA FORM

Taunton Election

Extract from a New Farce, Lately come out, and Played with the greatest possible Success, among the Western Potwallers, called ñGaining A Footingî

Published
(colop) Wilton, H.B.Shillibeer, Printer.

Description
12mo., drop head title, 8pp., as issued, spine portion reinforced.

£125.00

SKU: 13838

Product Description

A satire on a forthcoming Election at Taunton, Somerset. Quote from final scene ñthe next thing on the List, was to see Mr. Henry Blachford Shillibeer, privately to take the state of the Burrowî Shillibeer was the author of several books about Taunton c1820. The piece ends ñTo be continuedî, but all published? No copy traced.