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The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare

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Published by Bantam Books in Toronto, New York .
Written in English



  • Padua (Italy)


  • Man-woman relationships -- Drama,
  • Married people -- Drama,
  • Sex role -- Drama,
  • Padua (Italy) -- Drama

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Edition Notes

StatementWilliam Shakespeare ; edited by David Bevington ; David Scott Kastan, James Hammersmith, and Robert Kean Turner, associate editors ; with a foreword by Joseph Papp.
SeriesA Bantam classic
ContributionsBevington, David M.
LC ClassificationsPR2832.A2 B44 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv, 134 p. :
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2393614M
ISBN 100553213067
LC Control Number87023195

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