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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Theater -- History.,
  • Drama -- History and criticism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKenneth Macgowan and William Melnitz, with Gordon Armstrong.
SeriesA Spectrum book
ContributionsMelnitz, William W., joint author., Armstrong, Gordon, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2101 .M28 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 294 p. :
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4724527M
ISBN 100133578631, 0133578550
LC Control Number78012148

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