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Shakespearean tragedy lectures on Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth by Andrew Cecil Bradley

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Tragedies

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby A.C. Bradley.
LC ClassificationsPR2983 B7 1951
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 498 p.
Number of Pages498
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14991066M

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