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The Parthian exile, a tragedy

G. Downing

The Parthian exile, a tragedy

As performed several times at Coventry, and Worcester. ...

by G. Downing

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Published by Printed for the Author, by J.W. Piercy. And sold by George Robinson, Bookseller, in Pater-noster-Row, London in Coventry .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parthian War, 113-117 -- Drama.

  • Edition Notes

    Micro-opaque of original in Yale University Library. New York, Readex Microprint, 1956. 1 card. 22.6 x 14.8 cm. (Three centuries of drama: English 1751-1800) (Three centuries of English and American plays 1500-1800).

    GenreDrama.
    SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 p.l., 86 p.
    Number of Pages86
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16886246M

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