16675

NEW VERSION OF AN OLD BALLAD TO RAISE FUNDS FOR BATH CASUALTY HOSPITAL

Jacob’s Return From London; or, His Ramble To Bath; as written, and deliver?d by Mr. Knight, at the Theatre-Royal, Bath.

Published
Printed for the BENEFIT of the CASUALTY HOSPITAL, and Sold at the Libraries; at Cye?s Printing Office ; at the Box-Lobby of the Theatre; also to be had in Bristol, of the Booksellers, and at the Theatre.

Description
4to., 8pp., disbound.

£350.00

SKU: 16675

Product Description

A New Version of an old Ballad issued to raise money towards Bath Casualty HospitaL. The story is absed on a Somerset Clown called Jacob Gawkey, ?a well-drawn Character in Miss Lee?s excellent Comedy, The Chapter of Accidents?. ESTC on line (L,NLW; MH, CLU/SC). Another entry suggests a copy at Bodleian.