THE ORPHAN:; Or, The Unhappy-Marriage. A Tragedy as it is acted at His Royal Highness The Duke's Theatre.

London: R. Wellington, 1705. Sixth edition. 4to, pp. 64. Bound in later half-calf. Front cover separate. A very good copy. CBEL II, p. 413. Item #21709

Born in Sussex, Otway (1652-85) was given a part in one of Aphra Behn's plays and wrote three great tragedies before dying at the age of 33. The present work is written in blank verse.

Price: $150.00

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