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6 edition of Shakespeare"s language found in the catalog.

Shakespeare"s language

a glossary of unfamiliar words in Shakespeare"s plays and poems

by Eugene F. Shewmaker

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Published by Facts On File in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Language -- Glossaries, etc.,
  • English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Dictionaries.,
  • English language -- Obsolete words -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 515) and index.

    StatementEugene F. Shewmaker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2892 .S447 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 515 p. ;
    Number of Pages515
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL780892M
    ISBN 100816032769
    LC Control Number95012778


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