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Published by Ernest Benn in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

StatementPhilip Massinger ; edited by T.W. Craik.
SeriesThe new mermaids
ContributionsCraik, T. W. 1927-
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 103 p. ;
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18946000M

Philip Massinger's play The City Madam reworks Shakespeare's Measure for Measure. It was revived by the Royal Shakespeare Company as .

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