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George Gascoigne by Ronald Conant Johnson

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Published by Twayne Publishers in New York .
Written in English


  • Gascoigne, George.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography, p. 163-164.

Statementby Ronald C. Johnson.
SeriesTwayne"s English authors series, TEAS 133
The Physical Object
Pagination167 p. ;
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19781133M

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  "The text adopted in this edition of the Supposes and Jocasta is that of [The posies of George Gascoigne esquire] "corrected, perfected, and augmented by the author," the title-page of which is here reproduced in facsimile from the Bodleign copy." Half-title, p. [3]: Supposes: a comedie written in the Italian tongue by : George Gascoigne. New York, Twayne Publishers [] (OCoLC) Named Person: George Gascoigne; George Gascoigne; George Gascoigne; George Gascoigne: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Conant Johnson.   First published in this Cambridge edition during , as the second of two volumes making up The Complete Works of George Gascoigne, this book contains the original texts of The Glasse of Governement, The Princely Pleasures at Kenelworth Castle and The Steele Glas, together with other poems and prose : Cambridge University Press.   Originally published in this Cambridge edition during , as the first of two volumes making up The Complete Works of George Gascoigne, this book contains the text of The Posies of George Gascoigne, Esquire in its totality. An index of titles and first lines is also included, together with a short appendix : Cambridge University Press.

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