The Alexandraean tragedie

Cover of: The Alexandraean tragedie | William Alexander Earl of Stirling

Published by Printed by William Stansby in London .

Written in English

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  • Alexander, -- the Great, -- 356-323 B.C. -- Drama

Edition Notes

Microfiche. New Canaan, CT : Readex. microfiches. (Three centuries of drama. English, 1516-1641) (Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830)

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Statementby Sr. William Alexander, Knight
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
The Physical Object
Pagination[97] p
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15143873M

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The author displays a solid theoretical background on this issue and a wide knowledge of Hellenistic texts. This study certainly fills a gap and is a most welcome addition to the Author: Evina Sistakou. The Alexandraean tragedie. [William Alexander Stirling, Earl of] Home.

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