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The Whirligig of Time Essays on Shakespeare And Czechoslovakia by Zdenek Stribrny

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Published by University of Delaware Press .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare studies & criticism,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Czech Republic,
  • Eastern European,
  • Essays,
  • Shakespeare,
  • 1564-1616,
  • Appreciation,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Czechoslovakia,
  • Shakespeare, William,,
  • Time in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsLois Potter (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11119289M
ISBN 100874139562
ISBN 109780874139563

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