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Nine Lives of William Shakespeare

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Nine Lives of William Shakespeare. / Holderness, G.

London and New York : Continuum, 2011. 215 p.

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Harvard

Holderness, G 2011, Nine Lives of William Shakespeare. Continuum, London and New York.

APA

Holderness, G. (2011). Nine Lives of William Shakespeare. London and New York: Continuum.

Vancouver

Holderness G. Nine Lives of William Shakespeare. London and New York: Continuum, 2011. 215 p.

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Holderness, G. / Nine Lives of William Shakespeare. London and New York : Continuum, 2011. 215 p.

Bibtex

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author = "G. Holderness",
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language = "English",
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