Dramatic folios of the seventeenth century
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Dramatic folios of the seventeenth century exhibited at the Grolier Club ... December 3d to 12th, 1903.

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Published by Grolier Club in [New York .
Written in English


  • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

GenreBibliography, Exhibitions.
ContributionsElizabeth Robins Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsZ2014.D7 G9
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p. ;
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6940605M
LC Control Number04013222

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