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Early modern drama and the Bible

Adrian Streete

Early modern drama and the Bible

contexts and readings, 1570-1625

by Adrian Streete

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible,
  • In literature,
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Drama,
  • HISTORY / Modern / 17th Century,
  • English drama,
  • History and criticism,
  • PHILOSOPHY / Religious

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statement[edited by] Adrian Streete
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR649.B5 E27 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25132084M
    ISBN 109780230301092
    LC Control Number2011047529


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