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Great Stage of Fools

Theatricality and Madness in the Plays of William Wycherley

by W. Gerald Marshall

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Published by A.M.S. P.,U.S. .
Written in English


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StatementW. Gerald Marshall.
SeriesAMS Studies in the 17th Century Series -- v.4.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22493710M
ISBN 100404617247

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