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The platonick lady

Susanna Centlivre

The platonick lady

A comedy. As it is acted at the Queens Theatre in the Hay-market.

by Susanna Centlivre

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Published by J. Knapton [etc.] in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Micro-opaque of original in Yale University Library. New York, Readex Microprint, 1956. 1 card. 22.6 x 14.8 cm. (Three centuries of drama: English 1701-1750) (Three centuries of English and American plays 1500-1800).

StatementBy the author of The gamester, and Love"s contrivance.
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 p.l., 72 p.
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16884131M

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