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Pericles.

by Shakespeare, William

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The Shakespeare Association, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd, London/ 1940. This is the Quarto of 1609, Reproduced in Collotype Facsimile. Number 5 in the Shakespeare Facsimile series.. Hardback.. DJ protected by removable clear, acid-free cover. VG in VG- Dust Jacket (light wear to DJ, some slight soiling to spine).

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  • Bookseller: Much Ado Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 13163
  • Title: Pericles.
  • Author: Shakespeare, William
  • Format/binding:Hardback.
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Shakespeare Association, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd, London/ 1940. This is the Quarto of 1609, Reproduced in Collotype Facsi
  • Bookseller catalogs: Shakespearean;

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