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y separately published work icon Lafitte the Pirate ; or, The Ocean Scourge single work   drama   - Three acts
Alternative title: Lafitte the Pirate ; Or, The Outlaws of Barritaria
Issue Details: First known date: 1845... 1845 Lafitte the Pirate ; or, The Ocean Scourge
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  • Adapted by Edward Geoghegan from Patrick Riley's three act nautical drama, it was staged as Lafitte the Pirate ; Or, The Outlaws of Barritaria.

Production Details

  • First produced at the Royal Victoria Theatre, Sydney, 24 November 1845.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1845
      (Manuscript) assertion


      Held at: State Records, NSW
      Local Id: SZ58
      Holding details : Colonial Secretary Correspondence ; play enclosure (45/6126) ; covering letters (45/6126 and 45/7895 in 4/2695.3) ; play at (SZ58) ; microfilm copy of play (SR Reel 2558).
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