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The young people of Shakespeare"s dramas by Amelia Edith Huddleston Bar

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Published by D. Appleton and company in New York .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Adaptations

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Edition Notes

Statementfor youthful readers, by Amelia E. Barr.
LC ClassificationsPR2992.C4 B3
The Physical Object
Pagination257 p. :
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6555726M
LC Control Number13006654

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