Personal Reminiscences of Henry Irving. London: Heinemann, 1907. Revised Edition in One Volume. Large 8vo. Pp (1) xvii, 480, with nine plates. Red cloth boards, lettered in gilt with gilt profile of Irving stamped in gilt to upper board. A fine copy. Inscribed by Stoker on the front free endpaper " To My Old & Dear Friend Frederick Harrison, Bram Stoker, 22.4.08"
Henry Irving was perhaps the most famous Shakespearean actor of the 19th century, playing opposite Ellen Terry and Sarah Bernhardt. Bram Stoker was his personal assistant and business manager of the Lyceum Theatre in London, which Irving owned. Signed copies of Bram Stoker's works are rare. This being a particularly nice collectable copy.