The "squire burlesqu"d: or, The sharpers outwitted A comedy. by Bartholomew Bourgeois

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Micro-opaque of original in New York Public 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 titlesSharpers outwitted.
StatementBy Bartholomew Bourgeois ...
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
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Open LibraryOL16886355M

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