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PEAKE, Richard Brinsley (1792-1847). Dramatist.
Autograph Letter (third person) to Stafford, 1 page 4to (neatly inlaid into the remains of an album leaf), Theatre Royal, English Opera House, 9 March 1825. Exhorting Stafford to provide two officers to guard the doors from 6.30 until 'Mr Matthew's Perforance is over, nightly'.
'... Mr Peake regrets to say, that last season, in spite of the officers, there was scarcely a night without a Robbery at the Pit Door. ...'

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