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O rare Ben Johnson! or, the favourite and celebrated comedies of that excellent poet Ben Johnson. viz. The fox, The alchymist, The silent woman; and Bartholomew fair. The whole newly corrected from the errors of former impressions. by Ben Jonson

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Published by printed and sold by the booksellers in town and country in London .
Written in English


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Other titlesThe alchemist., O rare Ben Jonson., The alchymist., The silent woman., Bartholomew fair.
ContributionsGreg, Henry R., former owner.
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 96, 96, 96, 108p. ;
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16734921M

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