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Personal Reminiscences of Henry Irving

By: Stoker, Bram

Price: £195.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1907

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003170

Condition: Good++

2nd edition, originally published as two volumes in 1906. Owner bookplate on ffep. Annotated throughout with many corections. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. Coloured frontispiece by J. Bernard Partridge. Tipped in signature of Henry Irving on page 21. Henry Irving was one of the most prominent actors of his day, appearing mostly in Shakespearean plays. He was knighted in 1895, the 1st actor so honored. For 22 years he played opposite actress Ellen Terry, who became a very close friend. Her acting skills were rewarded with the title Grand Dame Cross, Order of... View more info