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Harley, George Davies

John Levitt

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/12340

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Harley, George Davies (d. 1811), actor and writer, was probably born in the late 1760s in London, and was originally known as George Davies. While working as an insurance clerk he formed a friendship with the actor John Henderson of Covent Garden. Inspired and taught by ...

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Subjects: Theatre

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