The Birth, Life and Death of Scaramouch; Known as Mezzetin, Comedian in Ordinary, of the Italian Company of Players in the service of the King of France. Angelo Constantini.

The Birth, Life and Death of Scaramouch; Known as Mezzetin, Comedian in Ordinary, of the Italian Company of Players in the service of the King of France

London: Beaumont Press, 1924. First edition. Hardcover. 83 pages. 24 x 15 cm. Limited edition, copy 227 of 390 printed on hand made paper. Translated from the First edition published at Paris, 1695 by Cyril W. Beaumont: Together with Mezzetin's dedicatory poems and Loret's rhymed News-letters concerning Scaramouch, now first rendered into English Verse by Edmund Blundon. Four illustrations, cover designed by Randolph Schwabe. Bookplate of Richard D. Friedlander. Orig. parchment spine, decorated boards, front cover illustrated paper label, backstrip lettered in gilt. Fine. Item #21271

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