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John Crowne (1640?–1712)

Crowne, John. An English dramatist; born in Nova Scotia, about 1640; died at London (?), about 1712. He was esteemed at court for ‘Sir Courtly Nice,’ a comedy. He wrote or adapted many other dramas.