Trick for Trick, or The Admiral's Daughter

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Trick for Trick, or The Admiral's Daughter is an English farce in two acts by an anonymous author.

The original text

First performed at the Theatre Royal Covent Garden on 2 July 1812 as a benefit for Miss S. Booth. Published by John Miller, London, 1812

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1828: Produced in the African Theatre, Cape Town by the English Theatrical Amateur Company on 9 May, as a benefit for Mrs Black, with an interlude called Reformation (Anon.) and The Mogul Tale, or The Descent of the Balloon (Mrs Inchbald).


Trick for Trick, or The Admiral's Daughter, Google Books[1]

Facsimile version of the 1812 publication, Google eBook[2]

F.C.L. Bosman. 1928. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel I: 1652-1855. Pretoria: J.H. de Bussy. [3]: p. 201,

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