The way of the world a comedy, as it is acted at the theatre in Lincoln's-Inn-Fields by His Majesty's servants
Congreve, William, 1670-1729.
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Personae Dramatis.

Fainall,In Love with Mrs. Marwood.Mr. Betterton.
Mirabell,In Love with Mrs. Millamant.Mr. Verbrugen.
Witwoud, Petulant,Followers of Mrs. Millamant.Mr. Bowen. Mr. Bowman.
Sir Willfull Witwoud,Half Brother to Wit∣woud, and Nephew to Lady Wishfort.Mr. Vnderhill.
Waitwell,Servant to Mirabell.Mr. Bright.
Lady Wishfort,Enemy to Mirabell, for having falsely pretended Love to her.Mrs. Leigh.
Mrs. Millamant,A fine Lady, Niece to Lady Wishfort, and loves Mirabell.Mrs. Bracegirdle.
Mrs. Marwood,Friend to Mr. Fainall, and likes Mirabell.Mrs. Barry.
Mrs. Fainall,Daughter to Lady Wishfort, and Wife to Fainall, formerly Friend to Mirabell.Mrs. Bowman.
Foible,Woman to Lady Wishfort.Mrs. Willis.
Minting,Woman to Mrs. Millamant.Mrs. Prince.

Dancers, Footmen, and Attendants.


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