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  1. The Beggar's Opera.

    The Beggar's Opera.

    As it is Acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincolns-Inn-Fields. To which is Added, the Musick Engrav’d on copper-plates.
    First edition. Two variants of the first edition have been recorded. In one variant page 53 contains three bars of music, the text ends on page 59 and is followed by advertisements on page 60. In the other variant, which omits the bars of music on page 53, the text ends on page 58 and is followed by advertisements on pages 59 and 60. This copy belongs to the latter group, which research on the variations in press numbers by Walter E. Learn More
    £1,500

    Date of Publication: 1728

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 90323

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