Manuscript copy of a play entitled The Man of Pleasure, A Comedy in Two Acts...by a Gentleman in Manchester. It includes a prologue by the author, who is not identified.
Playscript: The Man of Pleasure
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- ReferenceGB 133 Eng MS 427
- Dates of CreationEarly 19th Century
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description208 x 134 mm. 1 volume (25 folios);
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Conditions Governing Access
The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.
Presented to the John Rylands Library by Julian Peacock in February 1929 (along with English MS 426 which forms part of the Edward Peacock Papers).
Description compiled by Henry Sullivan, project archivist.
Other Finding Aids
Catalogued in the Hand-List of the Collection of English Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library, 1928 (English MS 427).