[Attack on Thomas S. Hamblin, following the death of actress Louisa Missouri in 1838] [electronic resource] : ... The whole matter, commencing with Hamblin's theatrical career in this country up to the mysterious death to the above-named young lady, is a disgrace to the city of New-York ...
- [New York] : [publisher not identified], 
- Physical Description:
- 1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) : illustrations ; 55+ x 50 cm
- Additional Creators:
- Irving, Washington, 1783-1859
- The American Antiquarian Society copy is mutilated, lacking title and portions of text at head. For details of the affair and its treatment in the press, cf. Ireland, J.N. Records of the New York stage, 1867, v. 2, p. 244-5.
Published after Miss Missouri's death (variously recorded as May 26 or June 16, 1838) and before the death, on November 12, 1838, of playwright Louisa H. Medina, who is mentioned frequently in the text.
Illustrated with three wood-engravings depicting Hamblin as "The Great Seducer."
"On parting. By Washington Irving."--poem of twenty lines in last column; first line: 'Twas beautiful--when golden stars were from their dome of sapphire beaming.
Not in Checklist Amer. imprints.
AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2005. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 14140).
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