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The fairies, 1755 / by David Garrick.

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  • Class

    50.23 adaptations/1755

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  • Physical description

    (2), 48 p. ; 21 cm.

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

General note: Facsim. reprint of 1755 ed., London, J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, from the copy in the Birmingham Shakespeare Library. Original t. p. reads: The fairies. An opera. Taken from A midsummer night's dream, written by Shakespear. As it is perform'd at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane. The songs from Shakespear, Milton, Waller, Dryden, Lansdown, Hammond, c. The music composed by Mr. Smith. Prologue by David Garrick.