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Five new plays, viz. The Surprisal Comedies., the Committee Comedies. And The Indian-queen Tragedies., the Vestal-virgin Tragedies, the Duke of Lerma Tragedies. As they were acted by His Majesty's servants at the Theatre-Royal. Preview this item
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Five new plays, viz. The Surprisal Comedies., the Committee Comedies. And The Indian-queen Tragedies., the Vestal-virgin Tragedies, the Duke of Lerma Tragedies. As they were acted by His Majesty's servants at the Theatre-Royal.

Author: Robert Howard, Sir; John Dryden
Publisher: London, Printed for Henry Herringman, and are to be Sold by Jacob Tonson, Daniel Browne, Thomas Bennet, and Richard Wellington, 1700.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2d ed. corView all editions and formats
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Howard, Robert, Sir, 1626-1698.
Five new plays.
London, Printed for Henry Herringman, and are to be Sold by Jacob Tonson, Daniel Browne, Thomas Bennet, and Richard Wellington, 1700
(OCoLC)707079361
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Howard, Sir; John Dryden
OCLC Number: 7403099
Notes: Signatures: A-Z⁴; Aa-Kk⁴.
Each play has special t.p. dated 1692.
"To the reader" contains a discussion of the use of rime in dramatic verse, which occasioned Dryden's Essay of dramatick poesie. Howard replied in the preface to "The great favourite; or, The Duke of Lerma."
"The Indian queen" is partly by Dryden.
Apparently the 1692 edition issued with a new t.p.
Description: 5 preliminary leaves, 252 pages, 1 leaf frontispiece (portrait) 29 cm
Responsibility: Written by the Honourable Sir Robert Howard.

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