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Four comedies. Edited, and with a biographical and critical sketch of Macklin, by J.O. Bartley. by Macklin, Charles, 1697?-1797

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Published in London, Sidgwick & Jackson in association with Archon Books, Hamden, Conn .
Written in English


  • Macklin, Charles, 1697?-1797

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. xi.

ContributionsBartley, J.O., ed.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 270 p. illus., ports. ;
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19805707M

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