Rob Roy M"Gregor or, Auld lang syne. An opera, in three acts by I. Pocock

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Published by E.B. Clayton, no.9 Thames-street, rear of City Hotel, Sold by Jesse Smith, corner of Chatham and Frankfort Streets, C. Neal, 16 South Seventh-street in New York, Philadelphia .

Written in English

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  • Drama,
  • English drama,
  • English Melodrama

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Other titlesPamphlets.
StatementBy J. Pocock, Esq. With prefatory remarks. The only edition existing which is faithfully marked with the stage business, and stage directions, as it is performed at the Theatres Royal by W. Oxberry, comedian
ContributionsClayton, Edwin B., 1791?-1853, publisher, Smith, Jesse, bookseller, Neal, C., publisher
The Physical Object
Pagination68 p. ;
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25760476M
OCLC/WorldCa15720930

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