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People/Characters: Richard Brinsley Sheridan

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Artistic License by Brooke Allen
The Beggar's Opera and Other Eighteenth-Century Plays (Everyman's Library) by David W. Lindsay
Betsy Sheridan's Journal: Letters from Sheridan's Sister 1784-1786 and 1788-1790 (Oxford Paperback Reference) by Betsy Sheridan
British Orations by Ernest Rhys
Courtesans: Money, Sex and Fame in the Nineteenth Century by Katie Hickman
Escapade by Kasey Michaels
From Dryden to Johnson by Boris Ford
From Script To Production by Jonathan Saville
George IV, Prince of Wales, 1762-1811 by Christopher Hibbert
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire by Amanda Foreman
Great British Speeches: A Stirring Anthology of Speeches from Every Period of British History by Simon Heffer
How to think about weird things : critical thinking for a new age by Theodore Schick Jr.
John Adams by David McCullough
The Life and Works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan by James Morwood
Life Mask by Emma Donoghue
Marriage of Harlequin: A biographical novel of the important years in the life of Richard Brinsley Sheridan by Joan Walker
Memoirs of the life of the Right Honourable Richard Brinsley Sheridan by Thomas Moore
Privilege and Scandal: The Remarkable Life of Harriet Spencer, Sister of Georgiana by Janet Gleeson
Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Comedy [Norton Critical Edition] by Scott McMillin
Richard Brinsley Sheridan: A Life by Linda Kelly
Sheridan by Mrs. Oliphant
Sheridan of Drury Lane: A Biography by Alice Glasgow
Sheridan's Nightingale: The Story of Elizabeth Linley (Allison & Busby Biography) by Alan Chedzoy
The Spencers: A Personal History of an English Family by Charles Spencer, Earl Spencer
Still the Lark: A Biography of Elizabeth Linley by Margot Bor
Theatres of Opposition: Empire, Revolution, and Richard Brinsley Sheridan by David Francis Taylor
A Traitor's Kiss: The Life of Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1751-1816 by Fintan O'Toole
Uncorking old sherry; the life and times of Richard Brinsley Sheridan by Oscar Sherwin

Character description

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751-1816) was the most famous member of a distinguished Anglo-Irish literary family. He was a playwright, poet, theater owner, and a Member of Parliament. He is buried at Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey.

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