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ghosts in Shakespeare a study of the occultism in the Shakespeare plays by L. W. Rogers

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Published by Theosophical Press in Wheaton, Ill .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Knowledge -- Occultism.,
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Ghosts.

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Edition Notes

Statementby L. W. Rogers.
The Physical Object
Pagination185 p.
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16675543M
LC Control Number65008255

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