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Tom Taylor and the Victorian drama

Winton Tolles

Tom Taylor and the Victorian drama

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Published by Columbia university press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Taylor, Tom, 1817-1880.,
  • English drama -- 19th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Winton Tolles.
    SeriesColumbia university studies in English and comparative literature., no. 148
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5549.T4 Z8 1940
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii p., 1 l., 299 p.
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6414219M
    LC Control Number41003081
    OCLC/WorldCa2208926

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