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date: 21 October 2019

Alleyn, Edward (1566–1626) 

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The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Author(s):
Dinah BirchDinah Birch

Actor (Richard *Burbage's chief rival) and partner of Philip *Henslowe, with whom he built the Fortune Theatre, Cripplegate. There he acted at the head of the Lord Admiral's Company, playing among other parts the leading roles in ... ...

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