Harlequin's Invasion: A Christmas Gambol

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David Garrick (1717—1779) actor and playwright

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a Shakespearian entertainment devised by Garrick and the first pantomime to feature a speaking Harlequin, celebrated military victories against the French, promoted English culture, featured a replica of Scheemakers's ...

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

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