George Farquhar

George Farquhar (1677-1707) was an Irish dramatist noted for his contributions to late Restoration comedy, particularly for his plays The Recruiting Officer and The Beaux Stratagem.

George Farquhar's immortal comedy about two young gentlemen with a misguided plan to get enrich themselves at the exp...
Captain Plume arrives in Shrewsbury to recruit new soldiers. He falls for Sylvia - against her father's wishes. Rathe...