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The castle spectre

Matthew Gregory Lewis

The castle spectre

a drama, in five acts, first performed at the Theatre-Royal, Drury-Lane, on Thursday, December 14, 1797

by Matthew Gregory Lewis

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Published by printed by G. Folingsby in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby M. G. Lewis.
The Physical Object
Paginationv,[1],78p. ;
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16177432M

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I.] CASTLE SPECTRE. 7 master's deceased friend. And what is your present intention. PERCY. To demand her of the earl in marriage. MOTLEY. that will never do: for, in the first place, you'll not be able to get a sight of him.

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The Castle Spectre was first performed at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, on 14 December In a period when very few plays reached ten performances in a season, it was staged forty-seven times before June, when the theatre closed for the summer.

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