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Title The Irishman in London; or, The Happy African
Author Macready, William  
Date 16 Apr 1792
Licence Application Date 16 Apr 1792
First Performance Date 21 Apr 1792
Document Type Play  
Library/Archive The Huntington Library  
Collection Name John Larpent Plays
Reference LA942
Language English
Document Description Farce detailing romances of Irish & black servants in England.
Theme Conflict, Empire & the Other  Courtship, Family & Domestic Life  
Theatre Covent Garden Theatre  
Theatre Manager Harris, Thomas  
Lord Chamberlain Cecil, James (1st Marquess of Salisbury)  
Examiner at time of Licence Application Larpent, John  
Genre Farce  
Acts Two  
Printed Edition Printed 1799.
Keywords Irish  black  servant  romance  courtship  
Additional Information Application with LA 943. Manuscript contains a number of passages marked for omission. It also contains a cast list. Compared to the New Edition, 1799, the manuscript contains several passages not printed.
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