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The reprisal: or, the tars of Old England

Tobias Smollett

The reprisal: or, the tars of Old England

A comedy of two acts, as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane.

by Tobias Smollett

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Published by printed by J. Exshaw, and H. Saunders in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 900, no. 3.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination36p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16987588M


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A year later, his farce The Reprisal: or, The Tars of Old England was produced at Drury Lane and brought him a profit of almost £ In he became what today might perhaps be called general editor of Universal History, a compilation of 58 volumes; Smollett himself wrote on France, Italy. The Reprisal; or The Tars of Old England and The Regicide are the only extant plays by Smollett.

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