Breedon books, 1985, first. Greatorex, Harry, N. Hardback, condition: used very good. Dj not price clipped, light shelf wear, fading to spine. Mauve boards with gold lettering, slight bumping to corners, pages clean and bright. The story of the Grand Theatre, Derby, a provincial theatre opened in 1886 which is typical of many which survived from the last decades of the Victorian era. This book aims to present a factual rather than nostalgic account of the times, people and events so will appeal not only to those who have an interest in Derby but also to those interested in the general subject. Includes a number of illustrations, photos, bibliography and detailed indices of plays/songs and persons/companies.