A specimen of a commentary on Shakespeare, 1794 by Whiter, Walter.

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Facsimile reprint of 1st ed., London, T. Cadell, 1794.

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StatementWalter Whiter.
LC ClassificationsPR2975
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Pagination(5),vii,259p. ;
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21545369M
ISBN 100854176497

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