Character and characterization in Shakespeare
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Character and characterization in Shakespeare [essays] by Leo Kirschbaum

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Published by Wayne State University Press in Detroit .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters

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Edition Notes

SeriesWayne books,, WB4
LC ClassificationsPR2989 .K5
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p.
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5825039M
LC Control Number61012265

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