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comedy of manners (1660-1700) a reference guide to the comedy of the Restoration by Clarence Sibley Paine

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Published by The F. W. Faxon company in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- Bibliography,
  • English drama (Comedy) -- Bibliography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Clarence S. Paine.
SeriesBulletin of bibliography pamphlets,, no. 36
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ1009 .B915 no. 36
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p.
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6417954M
LC Control Number41010122
OCLC/WorldCa3980144

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