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<i>Beggar’s Opera, The</i>

in The Oxford Companion to British History

Second edition

ISBN: 9780199677832
Published online January 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191757150
Beggar’s Opera, The

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John Gay’s ballad opera began its record-breaking run at the theatre in Lincoln’s Inn Fields on 29 January 1728.

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Subjects: British History

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