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Creator:
Egan, Pierce, 1772-1849.
Title(s):

Captain Macheath, or, The highwayman of a century since! : interspersed with numerous racy sketches of celebrated male and female characters / by Pierce Egan ... ; the whole of the designs drawn and etched by Pierce Egan the younger.

Published/Created:
London : F. Hextall, 1842.
Physical Description:
270 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4649 E45 C3
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
An adaptation of John Gay's The beggar's opera.
Subject Terms:
Hextall, F. -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Etchings -- 1842.
Wood engravings -- 1842.
Contributors:
Gay, John, 1685-1732. Beggar's opera.
Egan, Pierce, 1814-1880, ill.
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