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Johnson on Shakespeare

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Published by Sangam in London .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

Statementselected and introduced by R.W. Desai.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19617972M
ISBN 100861315847

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