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The Oxford Illustrated History of Shakespeare on Stage (Oxford Illustrated Histories)

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJonathan Bate (Editor), Russell Jackson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7383243M
ISBN 100192802135
ISBN 109780192802132


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