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Title The Fair Fugitives
Author Porter, Anna Maria  
Date 16 May 1803
Licence Application Date No application.
First Performance Date 16 May 1803
Document Type Play  
Library/Archive The Huntington Library  
Collection Name John Larpent Plays
Reference LA1385
Language English
Document Description Set on Guadeloupe, a French overseas territory
Theme Women in Eighteenth Century Drama  
Theatre Covent Garden Theatre  
Lord Chamberlain Cecil, James (1st Marquess of Salisbury)  
Examiner at time of Licence Application Larpent, John  
Genre Opera  
Acts Three  
Geographical Setting Guadeloupe  
Keywords women  island  sailors  maritime  
Additional Information No application. Produced Covent Garden, May 16, 1803. Manuscript endorsed Covent Garden, and dated by Larpent April 5, cast. Compared to Airs, Duets, Choruses, &c., 1803 (Devonshire Collection 8vo 66): several differences.
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