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A JOVIAL CREW; OR, THE MERRY BEGGARS is a good-natured, unpretentious comedy. It presents a world filled with pleasantly unreal problems that permit equally unreal solutions, a world populated with eccentric gentry and philosophic beggars. Light, gay entertainment was the author’s goal, and he attained it.

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