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Bickerstaff"s unburied dead

Bickerstaff"s unburied dead

A moral drama. As acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincoln"s-Inn Fields ...

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Published by Printed for J. Watts: and sold by B. Dod in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Steele, Richard, -- Sir, -- 1672-1729 -- Drama.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreDrama.
    SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination4 p. l., 30, [2] p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16884649M

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