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Devil and the Vice in the English dramatic literature before Shakespeare

Lysander William Cushman

Devil and the Vice in the English dramatic literature before Shakespeare

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Published by M. Niemeyer in Halle a. S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.,
  • Devil in literature.,
  • Vice (Dramatic figure)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [146]-148.

    Statementby L. W. Cushman.
    SeriesStudien zur englischen philologie...hft. VI
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 148 p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16379204M

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