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Fletcher, John

Line breaks: John Fletch¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈflɛtʃə
 
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Definition of Fletcher, John in English:

( 1579–1625), English dramatist. A writer of Jacobean tragicomedies, he wrote some fifteen plays with Francis Beaumont, including The Maid’s Tragedy (1610–11).

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