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Etherege, Sir George
(b. Oxfordshire, 1636; d. Ratisbon, 1694). The Comical Revenge; or, Love in a Tub (1664); She Would if She Could (1668); The Man of Mode; or, Sir Fopling Flutter (1676); The Trial of the Poets for the Bays. Works in 1704. For Biography, see the Biographia Britannica, the Dictionary of National Biography, and The Fortnightly Review, first series.