Philadelphia Theater Prompt Book
Much Ado About Nothing, with the cancelled signature of William Wood who played Benedick, the role that had been played by the famed David Garrick at Drury Lane, and with the names of Chestnut Street Theater managers McAteer and Reinagle. The text includes many notes and emmendations made, presumably by Wood, whose own book Personal Recollections of the Stage is a chronicle of the early days of the American theater. America. c.1810.