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Title The Secret Mine
Author Dibdin, Thomas John  Fawcett  
Date 2 Apr 1812
Licence Application Date 2 Apr 1812
First Performance Date 24 Apr 1812
Document Type Play  
Library/Archive The Huntington Library  
Collection Name John Larpent Plays
Reference LA1713
Language English
Document Description A melodrama said to be known for its magnificent scenery and horse-riding. It features a Hindu Prince, Persian soldiers, and a Chinese slave.
Theme Conflict, Empire & the Other  
Theatre Covent Garden Theatre  
Theatre Manager Harris, Henry  
Lord Chamberlain Ingram-Seymour-Conway, Francis (2nd Marquess of Hertford)  
Examiner at time of Licence Application Larpent, John  
Genre Melodrama  
Acts Two  
Geographical Setting Persian Frontier  
Keywords melodrama  equestrian  scenery  soldier  Persia  slave  
Additional Information Manuscript dated by Larpent Apr. 2.
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