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A companion to Shakespeare

the non-Shakespearean Elizabethan drama : an introduction

by Adams, Robert P.

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Published by University Press of America in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 183-191.

    StatementRobert P. Adams.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 200 p. ;
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15134493M
    ISBN 100819105406

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The portrait of Shakespeare on the title page of the First Folio was engraved by Martin Droeshout but probably commissioned by William Jaggard, one of the book's publishers and the owner of the shop where it was printed.

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