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American drama criticism

supplement IV to the second edition


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Published by Shoe String Press in North Haven, Conn .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American drama -- History and criticism -- Bibliography.,
    • Theater -- United States -- Reviews -- Bibliography.,
    • Dramatic criticism -- United States -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementcompiled by LaNelle Daniel.
      ContributionsDaniel, LaNelle, 1940-
      LC ClassificationsZ1231.D7 P3 1996 Suppl. 4, PS332 P3 1996 Suppl. 4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 239 p. ;
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL793647M
      ISBN 100208023933
      LC Control Number95026277

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