Title: Le théâtre anglois, the frontispiece and title page.
Bibliographic Citation: Le théâtre anglois. A Londres [i.e. Paris?] : [s.n.], 1746-1749.
Notes: Volume one of de la Place’s translation of English plays includes works by Shakespeare, Dryden, Johnson, Addison, and Steele. The first if its kind, this series was instrumental in delivering Elizabethan literature, Shakespeare’s works in particular, to francophone audiences.
Subject: English drama — Early works to 1800.
English drama — Translations into French — Early works to 1800.
False imprints (Printing) — France — 18th century.
Theater — England — Early works to 1800.
Publisher: Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University
is Part Of Exhibition: Print in the Media Ecology
Exhibition Theme: The Stage
Call Number: PR1272.5 F7 T54 1746 Rare Books/Special Collections
Image Identifier: 009_PR1272_5_F7_T54_1746_t1_place_shakespeare_theatre_anglois-titlepageandfrontispiece