James Townley

(1714—1778) playwright and Church of England clergyman

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(1714–78), was a friend of Garrick, and author of the successful farce High Life below Stairs (1759).

From The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.

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