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The companion to the play-house, or, An historical account of all the dramatic writers (and their works) that have appeared in Great Britain and Ireland

The companion to the play-house, or, An historical account of all the dramatic writers (and their works) that have appeared in Great Britain and Ireland

from the commencement of our theatrical exhibitions, down to the present year 1764, composed in the form of a dictionary, for the more readily turning toany particular author, or performance.

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Published by Printed for T. Becket and P.A. Dehondt ... , C. Henderson ... and T. Davies ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • Theater -- Great Britain -- Bibliography.

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    Other titlesHistorical account of all the dramatic writers (and their works) that have appeared in Great Britain and Ireland
    ContributionsBaker, David Erskine, 1730-1767.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination5 microfiches (197 fr.).
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21040254M
    ISBN 100665485794


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