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4 edition of Dramatic comedy. found in the catalog.

Dramatic comedy.

Dramatic comedy.

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Published by Webster Division, McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama (Comedy),
  • Plays -- Collections.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Harry H. Schanker.
    SeriesPatterns in literary art series
    ContributionsSchanker, Harry H., comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1248 .S3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 371 p.
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5289159M
    ISBN 100070551405
    LC Control Number72008878
    OCLC/WorldCa446203

    The book is well and clearly written, and I should think would fascinate the general readers. I think it is indispensable for students of Shakespeare's comedy."—Francis Fergusson "I can think of no other book that has had such a powerful influence on the ways in which Shakespeare has .


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