Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper, a Grand Allegorical Pantomimic Spectacle. As Performed at the Philadelphia Theatre. Fairy Tales, Drama, Charles Perrault, adapter Michael Kelly.

Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper, a Grand Allegorical Pantomimic Spectacle. As Performed at the Philadelphia Theatre.

New-York: Published by D. Longworth, at the Dramatic Repository, Shakespeare-Gallery, 1807. First New York edition of this stage adaptation. Unbound pamphlet, 6.25 x 3.88 inches, 12 pages, stitched. Somewhat toned and dust-soiled; edges a bit chipped and worn; in good, sound condition. Item #19073

The drama opens with a scene among the gods on Mount Ida—hence the “grand allegorical” scope of this pantomime adaptation of Cinderella, attributed to Michael Kelly; includes the dramatis personae. American Imprints 13360; Rosenbach 348 (this edition); Stoddard, Catalogue of the dramatic imprints of David and Thomas Longworth, 1802-1821, 84: “Includes the songs and dialogue.” Not noted in Welch.

Price: $250.00