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Elizabethan theatre papers by International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre (1st 1968 University of Waterloo).

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Published by Macmillan of Canada] in [Toronto .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.,
  • Theater.

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Statementedited and with an introd. by David Galloway.
SeriesArchon books
ContributionsGalloway, David, 1919-, University of Waterloo.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 130 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19754056M

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