Memoirs of Charles Mathews, Vol. 2

This antique hardcover book is bound in marbled boards with 3/4 brown leather and gilt spine lettering. Mild cover wear; stains to first few pages; some light foxing within. Bookplate on front endpaper. Frontispiece is an engraving of Mathews, an English theatre manager and comic actor, well known during his time for his gift of impersonation and skill at table entertainment. Some other illustrations within. This is Vol. 2 only of Mathews' biography, written by his wife Anne Jackson Mathews. 472 pages; approx. 6"x8".


  • Memoirs of Charles Mathews, Vol. 2
  • Mrs. Mathews
  • Richard Bentley, London, 1838