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Dido a tragical, classical, and original burlesque in one act by Francis Cowley Burnand

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Published by T.H. Lacy in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby F.C. Burnand
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15145400M

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