Newmarket; or The humours of the turf As it was performed several times, at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane. ... by G. Downing

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Published by Printed for the Author, by J.W. Piercy. And Sold by George Robinson, Bookseller in Pater-noster-Row, London in Coventry .

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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 1751-1800) (Three centuries of English and American plays 1500-1800).

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Other titlesHumours of the turf.
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 p.l., 40 p.
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL16886243M

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