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date: 16 October 2019

Alchemist, The Author: Ben Jonson Date/place of 1st performance: 1610, London Date of 1st publication: 1612; rev. 1616 Genre: Com. in 5 acts; blank verse and prose Setting/time of action: House in Blackfriars, London, 1610 Cast: 10m, 2f, extras 

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The Oxford Dictionary of Plays
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Michael Patterson

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