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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English



  • England


  • Foxe, John, 1516-1587.,
  • English drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Historical drama, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Reformation -- England -- Historiography.,
  • Reformation in literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-180) and index.

StatementMarsha S. Robinson.
LC ClassificationsPR678.H5 R63 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3959791M
ISBN 100754606147
LC Control Number2001099663

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