Production specific songbooks

Scope and Content

This file contains songbooks for the following productions which were staged at Sadler's Wells: 'Gaffer's Mistake; or, The Case is Altered', 'The Lord of the Manor, or, The Village Nuptials', 'The Hall of Augusta; or, The Land we Live in', 'The Honours of War; or, The Siege of Valenciennes', 'The Oracle of Delphi: or, Hercules Vagaries', 'Pandora's Box; or, The Plagues of Mankind', 'The Prisoners Opera', 'The Prize of Industry; or, The Village Rejoicing Day', 'Rokeby Castle; or The Spectre of the Glen', 'The Spirit of the Grotto', 'Vive Le Roi; or, The White Cockade' and 'The Witch of the Lakes or, Harlequin in the Hebrides'. One of the songbooks is from an unidentified production.

Includes a bound edition of 'Rockeby Castle; or the Spectre of the Glen' published 1813 and performed at the Aquatic Theatre, Sadler's Wells on Easter Monday April 19, 1813. Written by Charles Dibdin (Jun).