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of vision and freshness of detail surpasses both predecessors and in the early years of the eighteenth centuryvision and freshness of detail surpasses both its predecessors and in the early years of the eighteenth century a central text in the debate about the worth of Restoration comedy THIS EDITION INCLUDES ANNOTATED TEXTS OF edition includes annotated texts of three plays prefaced by an account of Etherege's life and the reception of his plays on the stage and in critici. ,