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Modern English drama

Dryden, Sheridan, Goldsmith, Shelley, Browning, Byron : with introductions

by John Dryden

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Published by P.F. Collier in New York .
Written in English

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  • English drama

  • Edition Notes

    Series title on spine: Harvard classics : the five foot shelf of books.

    SeriesThe Five-foot shelf of books : "the Harvard classics" -- v. 18, Five-foot shelf of books -- v. 18.
    ContributionsSheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816, Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774, Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822, Browning, Robert, 1812-1889, Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAC1 .A4 v.18
    The Physical Object
    Pagination444 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24748272M
    OCLC/WorldCa10653579

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