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Venice preserv"d or, A plot discover"d : a tragedy by Thomas Otway

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Published by Printed for John Bell ..., and C. Etherington, at York in London .
Written in English

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Other titlesA plot discover"d
Statementby Mr. Thomas Otway ; as performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane ; regulated from the prompt-book, by permission of the managers, by Mr. Hopkins, prompter.
The Physical Object
Pagination83, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages83
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21509417M

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