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Voices of Shakespeare"s England

J. A. Wagner

Voices of Shakespeare"s England

contemporary accounts of Elizabethan daily life

by J. A. Wagner

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Published by Greenwood in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-253) and index.

StatementJohn A. Wagner, editor
SeriesVoices of an era
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA350 .V65 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxlvi, 260 p. :
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24535037M
ISBN 100313357404, 0313357412
ISBN 109780313357404, 9780313357411
LC Control Number2009053677
OCLC/WorldCa422756980


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