Mistress Peachum's Pleasure

By: Hilton, Lisa

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Hardback, 242mm x 163mm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xix prelims, 204+pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Spine and boards bumped at corners, hint of tanning at block edges, book otherwise clean and tight with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with minimal wear. Biography of an 18th-century actress - Lavinia Fenton - who played Polly Peachum in The Beggar's Opera before becoming Duchess of Bolton. Catalogue: Historical Biography. Keywords: Beggar, Lavinia, Georgian, London

Title: Mistress Peachum's Pleasure

Author Name: Hilton, Lisa

Illustrator: ,

Categories: Historical Biography,

Edition: first edition

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2005

ISBN Number: 0

Binding: cloth boards

Book Condition: Good +++

Jacket Condition: Good +++

Type: Hardback

Size: 242mm x 163mm

Seller ID: 13241

Keywords: Beggar, Lavinia, Georgian, London,