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Life's Stage with New Scenery
BY HENRY LEE,
“ Caleb Quotem"_" Echoism” (a Poem)" Gay's Chair,” fe.
THROUGH ANY BOOKSELLER IN THE KINGDOM,
CONTENTS OF VOL. II.
Utility of the Stage-London and Country Theatres-Dibden-
- Plays in Portugal, Egypt, France and America-Doctor
Christmas Theatricals-Bedfordshire, near Ampthill - Lord
Ossory-Lord Holland-Good Acting-Wooborn Abbey“
Chevy Chace-Mr. Addison-Salisbury-Mr. Grant-The
Widow Shatford (story) Give a good tooth for pulling ont a
Having it is presumed in the preceding volume removed every shadow of doubt, wherever any doubt existed, respecting the morality of the Drama, as well as enforced its policy and importance in a national view; a few words remain to be added on what somo people may think the first consideration; namely, tho expenses attending it.
In the opinion of many, every shilling spent on the Drama is an unnecessary expenditure, aad consequently to use their own language, so much money thrown“ am way! To those people who are advocates for only what is necessary, it may not be improper to observe, and to ask-Do they never wear useless articles of apparel ? or eat and drink what are unnecessary? When they vol. ii.