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The reprisal, or, The tars of old England

The reprisal, or, The tars of old England

a comedy of two acts, as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane.

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Published by Printed for R. Baldwin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe reprisal., The tars of old English.
SeriesLonge, F. Collection of plays -- v. 136, no. 9., Three centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR1241 .L6 vol. 136
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination50 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17796015M
LC Control Number87760270
OCLC/WorldCa9730624

Smollett's farce, The Reprisal; or, The Tars of Old England, was successfully produced at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane in By , although he was only 38 years old, he was already suffering so severely from the asthma and associated complicating disorders that eventually led to his death that he sought feverishly but unsuccessfully to. (Scotland) An imp or hobgoblin. , [Tobias George Smollett], The Reprisal: Or, The Tars of Old England. [ ], London: Printed for R[oberts] Baldwin, [ ], OCLC , Act II, scene i, page Hout, na! it canna be our commander Monſieur de Champignon, running about in the dark like a worricow! (Scotland) Anything frightful or grotesque.

  Smollett, Tobias George (DNB00) and the production of his farce of sea life entitled ‘The Reprisal, or the Tars of Old England,’ which had a moderate success at Drury Lane on 22 Jan. , and was in request for about half a century afterwards as a popular and patriotic piece. and other places along his route. The book is replete. The Reprisal; or, The Tars of Old England: A comedy, anonymously published; a play performed on 22 January The British Magazine, a periodical published in eight volumes; Volumes 1 and 2 include the first publication of Launcelot Greaves (see below) [4].

By these Herculean labors as a compiler Smollett must have amassed a considerable sum, to which the £ received from the now forgiven "Marmozet" (David Garrick) for the sixth performance of the patriotic extravaganza, The Reprisal, or the Tars of Old England, must have come as a welcome :   By these Herculean labours as a compiler Smollett must have amassed a considerable sum, to which the £ received from the now forgiven " Marmozet " (Garrick) for the sixth performance of the patriotic extravaganza, The Reprisal, or the Tars of .


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The reprisal, or, The tars of old England: a comedy of two acts, as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane. The Reprisal; or The Tars of Old England and The Regicide are the only extant plays by Smollett.

The Regicide, written when the author was only eighteen or nineteen, dramatizes the story of the murder of James I of Scotland. The Reprisal, a patriotic comedy performed as an afterpiece at the Theatre Royal, was a moderate theatrical by: 2. A year later, his farce The Reprisal: or, The Tars of Old England was produced at Drury Lane and brought him a profit of almost £ In he became what today might perhaps be called general editor of Universal History, a compilation of 58 volumes; Smollett himself wrote on France, Italy, and Germany.

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:   The Reprisal; or The Tars of Old England and The Regicide are the only extant plays by Smollett. The Regicide, written when the author was only eighteen or nineteen, dramatizes the story of the murder of James I of Scotland.

The Reprisal, a patriotic comedy performed as an afterpiece at the Theatre Royal, was a moderate theatrical : Poems, Plays, and "The Briton" Tobias Smollett, Byron Gassman, O M Brack, Leslie A.

Chilton Published by University of Georgia Press Smollett, Tobias, et by: 2. He translated Don Quixote from the Spanish (), and in he became editor of The Critical Review, a Tory and church paper, at the same time writing his four-volume Complete History of England (–58).

A year later, his farce The Reprisal: or, The Tars of Old England was produced at Drury Lane. To digress for a moment from the chronological order of his doings, in January,Garrick brought on the stage at Drury lane Smollett’s farce of life at sea, The Reprisal, or the Tars of Old England, a rollicking play, full of the oddities of national character and sure of popularity because of its attacks on the French.

The Reprisal; or The Tars of Old England and The Regicide are the only extant plays by Smollett. The Regicide, written when the author was only eighteen or nineteen, dramatizes the story of the murder of James I of Scotland.

The Reprisal, a patriotic comedy performed as an afterpiece at the Theatre Royal, was a moderate theatrical : $ His only success on the stage came finally with The Reprisal: Or, The Tars of Old England (pr. ), a comedy; this farce was produced by David Garrick at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.

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