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The barber of Seville; a comedy in four acts,

Author: Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais; Stewart Robb; Merritt Stone
Publisher: New York, N.Y., Los Angeles, Calif., S. French; London, S. French ©1939.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This simple story born in Greek comedy acquired an unbridled sense of irony and an insolent boldness with the introduction of the character Figaro, the barber who lacked an inborn notion of status but possessed a keen knowledge of how to operate the levers of society.
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Genre/Form: Comedy plays
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799.
Barber of Seville.
New York, N.Y., Los Angeles, Calif., S. French; London, S. French c1939
(OCoLC)741940003
Named Person: Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais; Stewart Robb; Merritt Stone
OCLC Number: 1401118
Description: 2 preliminary leaves, 3-98, [2] pages diagrams 19 cm
Other Titles: Barbier de Séville.
Responsibility: by Beaumarchais; translated from the French by Stewart Robb ... arranged for production by Merritt Stone ...

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This simple story born in Greek comedy acquired an unbridled sense of irony and an insolent boldness with the introduction of the character Figaro, the barber who lacked an inborn notion of status but possessed a keen knowledge of how to operate the levers of society.

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