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The Beggar's Opera by John Gay
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Jul 18, 2008

really liked it
Read in July, 2008

Very bawdy play that parodies the actors of real operas by replacing them with thieves and prostitutes. Also, great social commentary on the relationships between men and women and lower and upper class citizens. Definitely worth the quick read.

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