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Notes on the play 'The House of Keys in 1851'

Date(s): 1953

Creator(s): Caine, Philip Wilby

Scope & Content: The writer states 'Eight of the characters are real, and two of them, Mr LaMothe and Captain Murray are shown by the newspapers to have said some of the things attributed to them. The names of others which do not seem ever to have appeared in the House of Keys roll'.

For the playscript itself see MS 05478 and MS 12697.

Language: English

Extent: 1 exercise book

Item name: article

Collection: Manuscript Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: MS 05477

Retrieval number: MS 05477 A

Record class: Private

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