The genesis of Shakespeare idolatry, 1766-1799 a study in English criticism of the late eighteenth century by Robert Witbeck Babcock

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  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History -- 18th century,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Appreciation -- Great Britain,
  • Criticism -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century

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Statementby Robert Witbeck Babcock, PH. D.
LC ClassificationsPR2968 .B2
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Paginationxxviii, 307 p.
Number of Pages307
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Open LibraryOL6757507M
LC Control Number31011519

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