Copy draft translation and adaptation of Chatsky, or The Importance of Being Stupid: A verse comedy in Four Acts, based on a play by Alexander Griboyedov .

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The original typescript (of which this is a photocopy) contains handwritten annotations by Burgess. Artellus Limited, acting as literary agents for the Burgess estate, have annotated the photocopy to include lines of text omitted during the photocopying process.