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Twenty best European plays on the American stage.

Gassner, John

Twenty best European plays on the American stage.

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

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  • Drama -- Collections.

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    Other titlesEuropean plays on the American stage
    The Physical Object
    Pagination733 p. ;
    Number of Pages733
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19286668M

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