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An essay upon English tragedy

Guthrie, William

An essay upon English tragedy

With remarks upon the Abbe de Blanc"s Observations on the English stage. By William Guthrie, Esq;.

by Guthrie, William

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Published by Printed for T. Waller, at the Crown and Mitre, opposite Fetter-lane, in Fleet-street in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1983. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 584, no. 19).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 584, no. 19.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination34p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16940217M

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