Los Libros de Cuentas de los Corrales de Comedias de Madrid: 1706-1719

Los Libros de Cuentas de los Corrales de Comedias de Madrid: 1706-1719

Estudio y Documentos

Edited by J.E. Varey, Charles Davis

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9781855660182
$99.00
An edition of the earliest surviving account books of the two public playhouses of Madrid, giving the daily repertoire, takings and expenses.The latter include detailed information on scenery, actors and sundry minor repairs to the theatres, as well as the daily payment to the Royal Hospice, from which the size of the audience can be calculated.The introduction, includes database analysis of the accounts, and alphabetical index of plays performed.

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