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The comedy of The brothers

Richard Cumberland

The comedy of The brothers

Adapted for theatrical representation, as performed at the Theatres-Royal Covent-Garden and Drury-Lane. Regulated from the prompt books, by permission of the managers.

by Richard Cumberland

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Published by C. Cooke in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Micro-opaque of original in New York Public Library. New York : Readex Microprint, 1956. v.9 on 4 cards ; 23 x 15 cm. (Three centuries of drama: English 1751-1800) (Three centuries of English and American plays 1500-1800)

Other titlesBrothers.
StatementWith remarks by the author. The lines distinguished by inverted commas are omitted in the representation.
SeriesIn The British drama. London, 1817 -- v. 9 [no. 3], Dicks" British drama -- v. 9 [no. 3], Three centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvi, [2], 63, [1] p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16891840M

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