Cibber, Colley, Actor and Dramatist

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Epithet: Actor and Dramatist

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001393.0x000379

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referencedIn POEMS, political and humorous, with a few prose pieces, chiefly of the reign of Queen Anne. Eng., Lat. and Fr. Among them are the following: 1. "The Swan Tripe Club in Dublin, a satyr dedicated to all those who are true friends to Her Majesty," etc.;..., 18th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. IV (ff. 331). 1895-1927 and n.d.includes:f. 1 Sir Walter Besant, novelist: Letter to A. J. Hipkins: 1895.ff. 2, 6, 11 Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, Baronet; composer: Letters to A. J. Hipkins: 1893-1895.ff. 5, 74 Sir Isidor George Hen..., 1895-1927 British Library
referencedIn (V. ff. 248). 1730-1731.Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke: Warrants to, as Solicitor and Attorney General: 1720-1733.Sir Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford; Prime Minister: Warrants signed by, as Chancellor of the Exchequer: 1721-1733.George II of ..., 1730-1731 British Library
referencedIn Vol. III (ff. i + 207). This includes a letter signed by William Cobbett, 1801 (f. 55), and copies of letters from Sterne and Swift (ff. 178, 185). For the names of authors, publishers, etc., see the Index to this catalogue; and for the titles of lit..., 1801 British Library
referencedIn THEATRICAL COLLECTION by James Winston, manager of Drury Lane Theatre (d. 1849), containing (1) Extracts from the Theatrical Papers of Vice-Chamberlain Thomas Coke [of Melbourne, co. Derby], early 18th cent. f. 2; (2) Lease of Drury Lane Theatre, 179..., 19th century British Library
referencedIn COVENANT of Sir R. Steele with R. Wilkes, B. Booth, and C. Cibber, relative to the division of profits from Drury Lane Theatre; 1721. With signatures and seals., 1721 British Library
referencedIn Vol. VI., 1700-1762:-1. John Locke to Edward Clarke, on private affairs; Oates, 23 Jan. 1699[1700]. f. 1. 2. "A Collection of the several Addresses in the late King James's time: Concerning the Conception and Birth of the pretended Prince of Wales";..., 1700-1762 British Library
referencedIn AUTOGRAPH Letters, most of them addressed to the Duke of Newcastle; 1714-1761. 1. Sir Samuel Garth [ob. 1719], to the Duke of Newcastle; n.d. (six letters). ff. 1-12. 2. Sir Richard Steele to the same; 14 Dec. 1714-3 Mar. 172¾ (twelve letters). ff. 1..., 1714-1761 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XLVIII. (ff. 631). Home Correspondence Oct.-Dec. 1753.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1727 -1760.: Diplomatic.includes:ff. 1, 417, 516, 557 Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holdernesse; Secretary of ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. I (ff. i + 214). (a) Papers relating to the "European Magazine," with details respecting the Handel Commemoration, 1784-1787. ff. 59 b-100; (b) Facsimile of Milton's assignment of "Paradise Lost" to S. Symons, 1667. The original is Add. MS. 1886... British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL LETTERS of sovereigns and noblemen, actors, artists, and authors; arranged in each class, according to the nationalities of the writers, under the beads of England, Flanders, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and th..., 16th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn (III. ff. 192). 13 June, 1738-6 Feb. 1739.includes:f. 2 Tomlynson Busby: Suit v. Hartley: 1738. f. 2 b Thomas Johnson: Suit v. Coxeter: 1737-1739. f. 3 b Long Melford, Suffolk: Suit v. the Warden, etc., of Hospital at: 1737-1739. f. 3 b James John... British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL. letters, etc., chiefly of, or relating to, composers, musicians, and singers; 1578-1860 1. Writ of precipe to the Sheriff of Norfolk for the observance by Sir Thomas Gresham and Anne, his wife, of an agreement with John Weld relative to a m..., 1578-1860 British Library
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Eastrington, Yorkshire
Netherlands, Europe
Sark, Channel Islands
Scotland, United Kingdom
North Tuddenham, Norfolk
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Taunton, Somerset
Richmond, Surrey
Long Melford, Suffolk
Sussex, England
China, Asia
Killpeck, Herefordshire
Bedwyn West, Wiltshire
Warwick, Warwickshire
Stapleford, Cambridgeshire
Winchester, Hampshire
Montrose, Forfarshire
Dublin, Ireland
London, England
Ireland, Europe
London, England
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Portland, Dorset
Vienna, Austria


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