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  1. John Gay's the beggar's opera and other eighteenth-century plays (Everyman's library) by John Hampden, 1962
  2. Murder Most Gay by John Simpson, 2008-05-15
  3. Taking a Chance on God: Liberating Theology for Gays, Lesbians, and Their Lovers, Families, and Friends by John J. McNeill, 1996-05-01
  4. Four Grooms and a Queen (Murder Most Gay) by John Simpson, 2009-12-01
  5. Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century by John Boswell, 2005-11-01
  6. Making Trouble: Essays on Gay History, Politics, and the University by John D'Emilio, 1992-08-14
  7. Gay Love (New Erotic Reads) by Elizabeth Coldwell, Celyn Lleuad, et all 2010-03-03
  8. Fables of John Gay (Dodo Press) by John Gay, 2009-02-06
  9. The Beggar's Opera (Penguin Classics) by John Gay, 1987-01-06
  10. Queer Kids: The Challenges and Promise for Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Youth (Haworth Gay and Lesbian Studies) by John DececcoPhd, Robert E Owens, 1998-06-10
  11. The World Turned: Essays on Gay History, Politics, and Culture by John D'Emilio, 2002-01-01
  12. Ghosts of Stanton Hall by John Simpson, 2009-10-07
  13. Victory Deferred: How AIDS Changed Gay Life in America by John-Manuel Andriote, 1999-06-01
  14. If You Seduce a Straight Person, Can You Make Them Gay?: Issues in Biological Essentialism Versus Social Constructionism in Gay and Lesbian Identiti by John DececcoPhd, John Patrick Elia, 1993-04-22

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@import url(../index.css); Gay, JOHN Practical Reference Library (1685-1732), an English poet. In his youth he was apprenticed to a silk mercer in London, but he soon gave up that work. In 1711 he published his Rural Sports, which was followed by several pastoral poems, written under the influence of Pope. In 1715 appeared his burlesque drama of What d'ye Call It?, followed by Trivia, or the Art of Walking the Streets of London. His next piece, a farce entitled Three Hours after Marriage, failed entirely, but The Captive, a tragedy produced some years later, met with some success. His reputation was greatly increased by the publication of his Fables in verse, but it was not until the appearance of the Beggar's Opera that he became really famous. This was first acted in 1727, at Lincoln's Inn Fields, where it ran for sixty-three nights, but the lord-chamberlain refused to license for performance a second part, entitled Polly.
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4. John Gay (1685-1732) British Writer.
(16851732) British writer. John Gay was a dramatist and poet during the neoclassical period. Gay's poetry includes The Shepherd's Week (1714) and Trivia, or the Art of Walking the
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  • (1685-1732) British writer. John Gay was a dramatist and poet during the neoclassical period. Gay's poetry includes: "The Shepherd's Week" (1714) and "Trivia, or the Art of Walking the Streets of London" (1716). His plays include "The Beggar's Opera" (1728).
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    6. John Gay - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia
    John Gay (30 June 1685 – 4 December 1732) was an English poet and dramatist. He is best remembered for The Beggar's Opera (1728), set to music by Johann Christoph Pepusch.
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    Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources . Unsourced material may be challenged and removed (July 2009) John Gay John Gay (30 June 1685 – 4 December 1732) was an English poet and dramatist . He is best remembered for The Beggar's Opera (1728), set to music by Johann Christoph Pepusch . The characters, including Captain Macheath and Polly Peachum, became household names.
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    Gay was born in Barnstaple England and was educated at the town's grammar school and secondly at Blundell's School . On leaving school he was apprenticed to a silk mercer in London , but being weary, according to Samuel Johnson , "of either the restraint or the servility of his occupation", he soon returned to Barnstaple, where he spent some time with his uncle, the Rev. John Hanmer, the

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    10. John Gay (The Lied And Art Song Texts Page: Texts And Translations To Lieder, M
    His poems which have been set to music. Does not claim to be exhaustive.
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    John Gay (1685-1732) English poet and dramatist, friend of Pope and Swift. Gay is remembered for his play THE BEGGAR'S OPERA (1728), which was the basis for Kurt Weil and Bertolt Brecht 's classical work Dreigroschenoper (1928, The Threepenny Opera). The play was highly successful and enabled Gay to spent more money on gambling and drinking. Its sequel, POLLY (1729), was supposedly suppressed by the prime minister Robert Walpole, who thus only incited people to buy its printed version. Let us drink and sport to-day,
    Ours is not to-morrow:
    Love with youth flies swift away,
    Age is naught but sorrow.
    Dance and sing,
    Time's on the wing,
    Life never knows the return of spring.
    (from The Beggar's Opera In 1708 Gay published 'Wine', a poem to celebrate the Act of Union between England and Scotland and in 1711 he published the pamphlet THE PRESENT STATE OF WIT. During these years he met Pope and began to visit the fashionable coffee-houses. In London Gay supported himself by working as a journalist. His first important poem, THE RURAL SPORTS (1713), was dedicated to Pope. The long poem comically glorifies descriptions of hunting and fishing. THE WHAT D'YE CALL IT (1715) was Gay's first satirical play, which he finished at the age of 30. The Beggar's Opera was first performed when the author was 43. John Pepusch, a German musician, wrote popular songs for the play. The story of highwaymen and corrupt law-keepers is still performed. Its sequel

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    18. Gay, John - Encyclopedia Britannica - On History
    Full Name John Gay. Nationality English Activity British author. Born 3006-1685 Died 04-12-1732
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