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with such notices of the stage and English history, before and after the restoration, as serve generally to illustrate the subject.

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Published by Reader in London .
Written in English

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  • Betterton, Thomas, -- 1635?-1710

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    StatementBy the author and ed. of the lives of "Mrs. Abingdon," "James Quin," etc., etc.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14674188M
    LC Control Number01021875


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