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Shakespeare"s Theater of Likeness by R. Allen Shoaf

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Published by New Academia Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Drama,
  • Plays,
  • Children"s Literature - General,
  • Miscellaneous Other Literature Dramas,
  • Difference (Psychology) in literature,
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature,
  • Literary Criticism-Children"s Literature - General,
  • Literary Criticism-Shakespeare,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 1564-1616,
  • Knowledge,
  • Language,
  • Philosophy,
  • Psychology,
  • Shakespeare, William,

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8588730M
ISBN 100976704242
ISBN 109780976704249

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