The Beggar

The Beggar's Opera, Part 1

Publication Date: March 21, 2012

Chapter: English Literature During The Restoration And The Eighteenth Century

Roughly 3/4 of every man in England was named John in the 1700s. TRUE STORY.

Author: John Gay • Year: 1728 • Info: Wikipedia

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Lit Brick is a comic started by Jodie Troutman in an effort to read the entire Norton Anthology of English Literature. Having eventually succeeded in that goal, it now features comics about all manner of random literature. For more of Jodie's work, visit!

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