Title: Mr. & Mrs. Bancroft On and Off the Stage, written By Themselves, with Portraits (inscribed)
Author: Bancroft, Squire; Bancroft, Marie
Publisher: Richard Bentley and Son
Year published: 1888
Place of Publication: London
Notes: The Bancroft’s joint memoir, 900 pages over two volumes, with a portrait frontispiece and facsimile letter in each. Bound by Mudie in half red calf with raised bands, marbled boards and endpapers, marbled edges. Some grazing to corners, prelims. foxed. Signed and inscribed by the Bancrofts to the theatre director and the Daily Telegraph’s correspondent in Paris, Sir Campbell Clarke, on the half-title of Volume I: ‘To Mr. and Mrs. Campbell Clarke from two old friends…’ Sir Campbell Clarke’s armorial bookplate on front pastedown of both volumes.