The deaf lover :
a farce, in two acts. As performed at the Theatres-Royal, Covent-Garden and Crow-Street /
by F. Pilon.
|Main Creator:||Pilon, Frederick, 1750-1788.|
|Published / Created:||
Dublin : Printed for G. Folingsby ..., 1802.
|Edition:||The fourth edition [sic]|
BM 190:164 cites the 4th ed. as 1793.
An alteration of the author's The device, or, The deaf doctor. According to the preface of the 1781 ed., p. v, "almost a literal translation from the Poulet, a dramatic proverb," [i.e. Le poulet, ou, Les Battus payent l'amende, by Carmontelle]; cf. also A. Nicoll, Hist. of Eng. drama 1660-1900, III, 297.
First published under this title in 1780, cf. Nicoll.
Text differs from the 1780 ed.
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Physical description: 26 p. ; 18 cm. (12mo)