Part 3: It's a matter of history, like 1850-1900

By 1850 the toy theatre had become firmly disassociated from its Regency origins; West was interviewed by Mayhew and had made his will, the Skelt’s were barely producing any more plays and W. G. Webb completed his apprenticeship with A. Park ready to usher in the Victorian wave of toy theatre publishing but the print landscape was rapidly about to change.

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