From Henry V to Hamlet
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Published by Published for the British Academy by H. Milford in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Harley Granville-Barker.
SeriesBritish Academy : The Annual Shakespeare lecture -- 1925.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2976 .G65 1925
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14653944M
LC Control Number25023085
OCLC/WorldCa7371816

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