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Published by Privately printed for Mr. Daly in New York .
Written in English


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  • Man-woman relationships,
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Statementby William Shakspere ; as arranged by Augustin Daly, first produced at Daly"s Theatre, January 18, 1887, receiving its one hundredth representation April 13, 1887, and here printed from the prompter"s copy ; with an introduction by William Winter
ContributionsDaly, Augustin, 1838-1899
LC ClassificationsPR2832.A2 D3
The Physical Object
Pagination75 p., [3] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24725853M
LC Control Number02005642

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