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  An Apology for the Life of Mr. Colley Cibber, Comedian and Patentee of the Theatre Royal. Written by Himself; and Interspersed with Characters and Anecdotes of His Theatrical Contemporaries; the Whole Forming a Complete History of the Stage for the Space of . " 'Tis not, sure, what we act, but how we act what is allotted us, that speaks our intrinsick Value! as in real Life, the wise Man or the Fool, be he Prince or Peasant, will in either State be equally the Fool or the wise Man—but alas! in personated Life this is no Rule to the. colley cibber. an apology for the life of mr. colley cibber in two volumes volume the first written by himself a new edition with notes and supplement by robert w. lowe with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by r. b. parkes, and eighteen etchings by adolphe lalauze london john c. nimmo i4, king william street, strand mdccclxxxix ams.


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