The tragedy of Sophonisba
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The tragedy of Sophonisba Acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane. By His Majesty"s servants. By Mr. Thomson. by James Thomson

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Published by printed by S. Powell, for George Risk, George Ewing, and William Smith in Dublin .
Written in English

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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 6359, no. 08).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 6359, no. 08.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL16879050M

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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes In this issue the press figures are as follows: pp. 29, 56 and 72 have 1, 7 and 7 respectively, and there is no errata on the recto of the final :   The tragedy of Sophonisba: Acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane. By His Majesty's servants. , Printed by S. Powell, for George Rise, at the Shakespear's Head, George Ewing, at the Angel and Bible, And William Smith, at the Hercules, Booksellers in Dame's-street. Sofonisba was published for the first time in Rome in and reprinted in Vicenza in Written between and , is the first regular tragedy of Italian literature, which is the first work in a European language that aims to revive the canons of classical Greek Rating: % positive. In , he published ‘The Metamorphosis of Pigmalion's Image and Certaine Satyres’, a book of poetry. He also published ‘The Scourge of Villanie’, in ‘Histriomastix’ regarded as Author: John Marston.