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Tudor drama a history of English national drama to the retirement of Shakespeare by Tucker Brooke

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Published by Constable, Houghton Mifflin in London, Boston, MA .
Written in English


  • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.

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Statementby C. F. Tucker Brooke
LC ClassificationsPR"651"B7"1912
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 461 p.
Number of Pages461
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19846385M

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