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Becket a tragedy in a prologue and four acts by Alfred, Lord Tennyson

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Thomas, à Becket, Saint, 1118?-1170 -- Drama.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Henry II, 1154-1189 -- Drama.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Alfred Lord Tennyson.
ContributionsIrving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905.
LC ClassificationsPR5555 .B4 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p. ;
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4548355M
ISBN 100849226163
LC Control Number77016610

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