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Planché, J.R. (James Robinson), 1796-1880.
Extravaganzas of J.R. Planché, esq.
London : S. French, 1879
|All Authors / Contributors:||
J R Planché; T F Dillon Croker; Stephen Tucker
|Notes:||Imperfect: List of subscribers wanting.
|Description:||5 volumes : portraits ; 21 cm|
|Contents:||v. 1. Success, or, A hit if you like it ; Olympic revels, or, Prometheus and Pandora ; Olympic devils, or, Orpheus and Eurydice ; The Paphian bower, or, Venus and Adonis ; High, low, jack, and the game, or, The card party ; Deep deep sea, or, Perseus and Andromeda ; Telemachus, or, The island of Calypso ; Riquet with the tuft ; Puss in boots --
v. 2. The drama's levée, or, A peep at the past ; Blue Beard ; The sleeping beauty in the wood ; Beauty and the beast ; The white cat ; Fortunio, and his seven gifted servants ; The fair one with the golden locks ; The drama at home, or, An evening with Puff ; Graciosa and Percinet --
v. 3. The golden fleece, or, Jason in Colchis and Medea in Corinth ; The bee and the orange tree, or, The four wishes ; "The birds" of Aristophanes ; The invisible prince, or, The Island of Tranquil Delights ; The new planet, or, Harlequin out of place ; The golden branch ; Theseus and Ariadne, or, The marriage of Bacchus ; The king of the peacocks ; The seven champions of Christendom. v. 4. The Island of Jewels ; Cymon and Iphigenia ; King Charming, or, The blue bird of paradise ; The queen of the frogs ; The prince of Happy Land, or, The fawn in the forest ; The good woman in the wood ; Mr. Buckstone's ascent of Mount Parnassus ; The camp at the Olympic ; Once upon a time there were two kings --
v. 5. Mr. Buckstone's voyage round the globe (in Leicester square) ; The yellow dwarf and the king of the gold mines ; The new Haymarket spring meeting ; The discreet princess, or, The three glass distaffs ; Young and handsome ; Love and fortune ; Orpheus in the Haymarket ; King Christmas ; A complete list of the dramatic productions of J.R. Planché ; List of subscribers to the Testimonial edition.
|Responsibility:||edited by T.F. Dillon Croker and Stephen Tucker (Rouge croix).|