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Production and stage-management at the Blackfriars Theatre by Jacob Isaacs

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English



  • England,
  • London


  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- To 1625,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- England -- London,
  • Blackfriars Theatre (London, England),
  • Theaters -- Stage-setting and scenery,
  • Theater -- England -- London -- History -- 16th century

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1933 ed. published for the Shakespeare Association by H. Milford, London.

Statementby J. Isaacs.
LC ClassificationsPN2596.L7 B55 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5421480M
ISBN 100841450528
LC Control Number73014939

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