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surprising life and death of Dr. John Faustus, D.D. commonly called The history of the devil and Dr. Faustus : to which is now added The necromancer, or Harlaquin [sic] Doctor Faustus, as performed at the theatres by

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Published by [s.n.] in Printed in Worcester .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Faust, d. ca. 1540 -- Legends.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesHistory of the devil and Dr. Faustus
Statementtruly translated from the original copies.
ContributionsThurmond, John, fl. 1724-1749., Force, Peter, 1790-1868, former owner., American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT923 .E513 1795
The Physical Object
Pagination144 [i.e. 143], [1] p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6888936M
LC Control Number00515618

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