Henry the Fourth. Part 1
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Henry the Fourth. Part 1 by William Shakespeare

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Published by J.B. Lippincott in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Samuel Burdett Hemingway.
SeriesA new variorum edition of Shakespeare
ContributionsHemingway, Samuel Burdett.
The Physical Object
Paginationx,554p. ;
Number of Pages554
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14567435M

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