A Database of Cheap Literature, 1837-1860

About the Work

George Gordon Noel Byron (1788-1824)
Historical figure:
Francesco Foscari (1373-1457), Venetian doge
First edition:
The Two Foscari; an historical tragedy. London: 1821.
Narrativized play (dramatization of previous):
William Charles Macready. The Two Foscari. Covent Garden Theatre (London), 7 April 1838LC: Add. 42945.

Penny Publication

Thomas Peckett Prest (1810-1859)
"The Two Foscari"
Tales of the Drama: p. 153-160.Bodley, Hamilton, Harvard

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