Author Stevens, John Birthdate b. ?, fl. 1744, d. ? Filename stevens-1745 Manuscript n/a Date of composition 1745 Genre DRAMA COMEDY Edition The modern wife; or, the virgin her own rival. A comedy. As it was to have been acted at the New Theatre in the Haymarket. By a citizen of London. 2nd ed., corrected. London. ESTC number N032650 Gale number CW112743999 Sample 18.1-58.7 Remarks Sample exceeds quota in order to make up for shortfalls in garrick-1759 and okeeffe-1767.