Studies in the syntax of Ben Jonson"s plays. by Partridge, A. C.

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Published by Bowes & Bowes in Cambridge .

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  • Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637 -- Language.

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Includes bibliography.

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LC ClassificationsPR2646 .P32
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Pagination104 p.
Number of Pages104
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Open LibraryOL6131938M
LC Control Number53003559

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Please note that the online publication date for this. The first four Jonson plays to be published all appeared within a two-year period. William Holme registered Every Man Out on 8 Apriland the work was printed by Adam Islip the same year.

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