|Statement||by J.B. Trapp.|
|Series||Occasional papers/Society for Renaissance Studies -- no. 6, Occasional papers (Society for Renaissance Studies) -- no. 6|
|LC Classifications||PN1389 T7|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||20 p. --|
|Number of Pages||20|
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