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The Meridian classic book of 18th- and 19th-century British drama

The Meridian classic book of 18th- and 19th-century British drama

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- 18th century.,
  • English drama -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSignet classic book of 18th- and 19th-century British drama.
    Statementedited and with an introduction by Katharine Rogers.
    ContributionsRogers, Katharine M.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination580 p. ;
    Number of Pages580
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22898284M
    ISBN 100452008298
    LC Control Number86061376

    Provenance: 18th-century ownership inscription in an upper margin of the library of Colegio de Santa Rosa; which one, not clear. As one would expect of any book that was among the first productions of a press in a remote region, the Tercero cathecismo is a rare book. Modern British Drama, — Innes, C. D. Evolution of modernism from the end of the 19th century to the present. Discusses all major dramatists and + plays with their social and political contexts; comprehensive chronology.


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Bailey subtitles his book "An Anthology to Illustrate the Evolution of the Drama." In view of the general quality of the plays of the nineteenth century, the anthologist's choices must necessarily be limited to a coverage of the dramatic genres and to those plays which Author: Henry F.

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