Phaedra and Hippolitus. A Tragedy. As Acted at the Queen’s…

Phaedra and Hippolitus. A Tragedy. As Acted at the Queen’s Theatre in the Hat-Market, By Her Majesty’s Sworn Servants.

London: Printed for Bernard Lintott at the Cross-Keys between the two Temple-gates in Fleetstreet. n.d. (1707). First Edition
Small 4to, [-]5, B-I4; [10], 64 pp, (lacking the hf-title), modern 1/4 red morocco, marbled bds.
Despite a prologue by Addison and an epilogue by Prior the play was a failure - “hardly heard the third night” according to Genest.
Reference: ESTC T42206

Stock No: HMF694
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