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The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare

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Published by Heath in Boston .
Written in English



  • Greece


  • Shipwreck victims -- Drama,
  • Mistaken identity -- Drama,
  • Brothers -- Drama,
  • Twins -- Drama,
  • Greece -- Drama

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Edition Notes

Statement[William Shakespeare] ; edited by Thomas Whitfield Baldwin.
SeriesThe Arden Shakespeare, Arden Shakespeare (Boston, Mass.)
ContributionsBaldwin, Thomas Whitfield, b. 1890.
LC ClassificationsPR2804.A2 B3
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv, 145 p. ;
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6718982M
LC Control Number28021802

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