The Jew: A Comedy. Performed at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane


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The first play in English theatre to portray a Jewish moneylender as the hero of a stage production. An adaptation was published in 2012 as "Sheva, the Benevolent."

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed for C. Dilly
  • Edition: The Sixth Edition
  • Date Published: 1797
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    [4], 64, [2] p. 21 cm. Disbound. A few spots, tiny tear in p. 3, chip in p. 43 may be paper flaw.