Troilus and Cressida, Or, Truth Found Too Late a Tragedy, as It Is Acted at the Dukes Theatre

Troilus and Cressida, Or, Truth Found Too Late a Tragedy, as It Is Acted at the Dukes Theatre : To Which Is Prefix'd, a Preface Containing the Grounds of Criticism in Tragedy / Written by John Dryden ... (1679)

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"Troilus and Cressida, or, Truth found too late a tragedy, as it is acted at the Dukes Theatre: to which is prefix'd, a preface containing the grounds of criticism in tragedy / written by John Dryden ..."
Troilus and Cressida.
Dryden, John, 1631-1700.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Advertisement: p. [2] at end.
Imperfect: verses to the author, signed R. Duke ([2] p. at end?) lacking in filmed copy.
An adaptation of Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida, greatly altered.
[24], 69, [3] p.
London: Printed for Able Swall ..., and Jacob Tonson ..., 1679.
MacDonald, H. John Dryden / 84a ii
Wing / D2389
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 200g
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1240836902
  • 9781240836901