Reference Entry

Cibber, Colley (1671-1757), actor, writer, and theatre manager

Eric Salmon

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Cibber as actor | Cibber as theatre manager | Cibber as playwright | Poet laureate | The quarrel with Pope | An Apology for the Life of Mr. Colley Cibber, Comedian | Last days and residual reputation

Reference Entry.  7896 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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