The study of Shakespeare
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The study of Shakespeare an inaugural lecture delivered at Bedford College, University of London on October 28th, 1947 by Una Mary Ellis-Fermor

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in Folcroft, Pa .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Study and teaching.,
  • English drama -- Study and teaching.

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1948 ed. published by Methuen, London.

Statementby Una Ellis-Fermor.
LC ClassificationsPR2899 .E53 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4901703M
ISBN 100841439494
LC Control Number76046453

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