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English drama from the mid-sixteenth to the later eighteenth century

Pierpont Morgan Library, New York.

English drama from the mid-sixteenth to the later eighteenth century

catalogue of an exhibition, October 22, 1945-March 2, 1946, New York

by Pierpont Morgan Library, New York.

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Published by The Library in New York .
Written in English

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  • Pierpont Morgan Library, New York.,
  • English drama -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementthe Pierpont Morgan Library.
    ContributionsChew, Samuel Claggett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR628
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p., (5) leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20648508M

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