6099. Murphy's play The Orphan of China... 1759

(MURPHY, ARTHUR). The Orphan of China, a Tragedy, as it is performed at the Theatre-Royal, in Drury-Lane. London (printed for P. Vaillant) 1759.

8:o (about 193x120 mm.). (3), IV-V, (3), (1)-96 pp.
Disbound. Title-page and final page somewhat dust-soiled.

Löwendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1641.
With a prologue by William Whitehead.
Arthur Murphy's (1727-1805) first tragedy, built upon "L'Orphelin de la Chine" by Voltaire.

From the library of Swedish antiquarian bookdealer Björn Löwendahl (1941-2013).