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boyhood of Shakespeare by J. Roland Evans

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.

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Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by H. Rutherford.
SeriesHutchinson"s books for young people. Historical series
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13810436M

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