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The wisdom and genius of Shakespeare comprising moral philosophy, delineations of character, paintings of nature and the passions, seven hundred aphorisms, and miscellaneous pieces : with select and original notes, and scriptural references ... by William Shakespeare

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Published by E.L. Carey & A. Hart in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby the Rev. Thomas Price.
ContributionsPrice, Thomas.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2768 .P7 1839
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 460 p. ;
Number of Pages460
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6589972M
LC Control Number16018656
OCLC/WorldCa8039783

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