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The Beggar's Opera

Author:
John Gay (British, Barnstaple, Devon 1685–1732)
Author:
Introduction by Sir Alan Patrick Herbert (British, 1890–1971)
Illustrator:
Mariette Lydis (Austrian, active France, Vienna, 1890–1970)
Publisher:
The Limited Editions Club New York
Published in:
New York
Date:
1937
Medium:
Illustrations: lithography
Dimensions:
13 3/4 x 9 13/16 in. (35 x 25 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1968
Accession Number:
68.618.13
Not on view
Signature: By the artist in graphite on the colophon.

Inscription: 707/1500
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