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Peake, Richard Brinsleylocked

(1792–1847)
  • John Russell Stephens

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Peake, Richard Brinsley (1792–1847), playwright, was born in Gerard Street, Soho, London, on 19 February 1792, the eldest son of Richard Peake, a native of Staffordshire, and his wife, Ann. His father being under-treasurer and (from 1811 to 1815) treasurer of Drury Lane...

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