Thomas D'Urfey

Standard Name: D'Urfey, Thomas
Used Form: Thomas Durfey


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Textual Features Mary Pix
The last two acts incorporate two dialogue songs, by Durfey and Motteux , set to music by Eccles .
The London Stage 1660-1800. Southern Illinois University Press.
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1676: Thomas D'Urfey's comedy Madam Fickle presented...

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Thomas D'Urfey 's comedy Madam Fickle presented as heroine a linguistic virtuoso, tricking and triumphing over an assortment of foolish and misogynist suitors.

Probably 23 April 1689: Mr and Mrs Priest's girls' school in Chelsea...

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Probably 23 April 1689

Mr and Mrs Priest's girls' school in Chelsea put on the first (private) performance of Dido and Aeneas, by Henry Purcell .


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