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Less than the 1737 Licensing Act, Covent backyard, Dury Lane and neighborhood Theatres Royal held a monopoly at the dramatic canon. This paintings explores the presentation of international cultures and ethnicities at the well known British level from 1750 to 1840. It argues that this illegitimate degree was once the location for a plebeian Enlightenment.

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