The harlot"s progress (1733)
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The harlot"s progress (1733) by Theophilus Cibber

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Published by William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California in Los Angeles .
Written in English


  • English drama -- 18th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesRake"s progress. 1977.
StatementTheophilus Cibber. The rake"s progress (Ms., ca. 1778-1780) ; introd. by Mary F. Klinger.
SeriesPublication - Augustan Reprint Society ; no. 181, Publication (Augustan Reprint Society) ;, no. 181.
LC ClassificationsPR1269 .C5 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 12, 14 p. ;
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4292239M
LC Control Number78319845

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