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Shakespeare in North America

Shakespeare Anniversary Committee, New York.

Shakespeare in North America

400th anniversary, 1964.

by Shakespeare Anniversary Committee, New York.

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Published in (New York) .
Written in English

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  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Anniversaries, etc., 1964.

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    Pagination(20) p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21345245M

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