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London for Shakespeare lovers by Kent, William

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English



  • London (England),
  • England,
  • London.


  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- London.,
  • Dramatists, English -- Homes and haunts -- England -- London.,
  • Literary landmarks -- England -- London.,
  • London (England) -- Intellectual life -- 16th century.,
  • London (England) -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby William Kent.
LC ClassificationsPR2918 .K4
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 180 p.
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6315433M
LC Control Number34042393

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