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Poetry, politics, and the English tradition

L. C. Knights

Poetry, politics, and the English tradition

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Political and social views.,
    • Political plays, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby L. C. Knights.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3017 .K6 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. ;
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4903252M
      ISBN 100849214009
      LC Control Number76048910

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