2 edition of English drama from the mid-sixteenth to the later eighteenth century found in the catalog.
English drama from the mid-sixteenth to the later eighteenth century
Pierpont Morgan Library, New York.
|Statement||the Pierpont Morgan Library.|
|Contributions||Chew, Samuel Claggett.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||95 p., (5) leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||95|
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