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Published by Dramatic Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Francesca, -- da Rimini, -- d. ca. 1285 -- Drama

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Edition Notes

Statementby George H. Boker
Series[Greenroom edition of plays], English and American drama of the nineteenth century, Greenroom edition of plays
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18071811M

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