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Alhambra Theatre. Marian the Giant Amazon Queen, 1882
Alhambra Theatre. Marian the Giant Amazon Queen, 1882 Copyright © The British Library Board

Pressmark Evan.1901 
Heading or Venue Alhambra Theatre 
Place London Piccadilly 
Title Marian, the giant Amazon queen, will make her first appearance in England at the Royal Alhambra Theatre on Saturday, 8th July, in the magnificent silver armour scene in the enormously successful fairy extravaganza, "Babil & Bijou." This young lady was born on the 31st January, 1866, at Benkendorf, a village near the Thuringia Mountains, Germany, and has attained the remarkable height of 8 feet 2 inches, and is still growing 
Imprint [London] 
Size 77 x 52 cm. 
Date [1882] 
Genre Poster 
Subject Amazons; Giants; Opera 
Names Boucicault, Dion, 1820-1890; Marian, b. 1866; Planche, J. R. (James Robinson), 1796-1880 
Notes "Babil & Bijou" was by Dion Boucicault and J. R. Planche. - MS. inscription: "1882" HE. - Printed in red and black ink 


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