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Restoration and 18th-century drama

Restoration and 18th-century drama

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- Bio-bibliography,
  • English drama -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
  • English drama -- 18th century -- Bio-bibliography,
  • Dramatists, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography,
  • Dramatists, English -- 18th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRestoration and eighteenth-century drama.
    Statementintroduction by Arthur H. Scouten.
    SeriesGreat writers series, Great writers series (New York)
    ContributionsScouten, Arthur Hawley, 1910-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR691 .R47 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4107177M
    ISBN 100312677871
    LC Control Number80021939

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