Beatty, John

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Dates Active in Dublin: 

c. 1775–c. 1789


Two Blue Boys, 32 Skinner Row, 1775–85
12 Capel Street, 1785–89


Munter states that Beatty 'gave up bookselling for the lottery business' after 1789.

[Dates differ according to sources: Munter gives the dates as 1775 to 1831. Pollard gives them as 1775 to 1789. Boydell gives 1776 only.]

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  • The Waterman: or, The First of August. A Ballad Opera, In Two Acts. As Performed At The Theatre-Royal, Crow-Street, with Great Applause. Dublin: Printed by permission of the Company of Booksellers, for John Beatty, No. 32, Skinner Row ..., [1777] (EEBO)
  • The Waterman, or, The First of August. A Ballad Opera, In Two Acts. As It Is Performed At The Theatre-Royal, Hay-Market. Dublin, Printed for J. Beatty, No. 12, Capel Street. MDCCLXXXV, [1785] (EEBO)
  • Last Update: 12-02-2017