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Colman, George, the elder (bap. 1732, d. 1794), playwright and theatre manager

Olive Baldwin and Thelma Wilson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Education and early literary work | David Garrick and Drury Lane | Covent Garden patentee | Management of the Haymarket Theatre | Final years

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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