Silvester Daggerwood

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An occasional drama in one act by George Colman the Younger (1762-1836). (Originally titled New Hay at the Old Market)

First produced at the Haymarket in 1802(?)

Published in London by J. Cawthorne, 1808

Performance history in South Africa

Performed in the African Theatre, Cape Town by the Garrison Players on 12 October, 1812, (using the title The Birth Day , and apparently billed as a comedy in 3 acts), with The Birth Day (O'Keeffe) and The Apprentice (Murphy) .

Translations and adaptations


SBU Find Sylvester Daggerwood[1]

Bosman, 1928: pp.143

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