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war of the theatres

in English literary history, conflict involving the Elizabethan playwrights Ben Jonson, John Marston, and Thomas Dekker. It covered a period when Jonson was writing for one children's company of players and Marston for another, rival group

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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