- Full Books
- Many Books (in a number of e-Text formats)
- Project Gutenberg (in a number of e-Text formats)
- University of Pennsylvania Digital Library (with the note by R.W. Chapman)
- University of Montreal
- Virtual imprint (in a number of e-Text formats)
The play was, in fact, one of four adaptations (and probably the best known one) of August von Kotzebue’s Natural son. It was first performed at Covent Garden in 1798.
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