Old Vic King Lear
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Old Vic King Lear by Ivor John Carnegie Brown

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Published by Curtain Press in [London] .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.,
  • Lear, King (Legendary character), in literature.

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Edition Notes


Statementreviewed by Ivor Brown.
SeriesThe masque; a theatre notebook no., 1, Dec. 1946
LC ClassificationsPN2020 .M3 no. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL191851M
LC Control Numbera 47003890

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