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critical edition of Massinger"s The Roman actor a dissertation presented to the Faculty of Princeton University in candidacy for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy by Philip Massinger

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Published by Princeton University Press, Oxford University Press in Princeton, London .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D.) - Princeton University, 1926.

Statementby William Lee Sandidge, Jr..
SeriesPrinceton studies in English -- 4
ContributionsSandidge, William Lee.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13926193M

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