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The country girl

David Garrick

The country girl

a comedy in three acts

by David Garrick

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementaltered and adapted by David Garrick, from The country wife, by William Wycherley, and arranged for representation to-day by Augustin Daly
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
ContributionsWycherley, William, 1640-1716., Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination47 p
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15206409M

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