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2 edition of American dramatist. found in the catalog.

American dramatist.

Moses, Montrose Jonas

American dramatist.

by Moses, Montrose Jonas

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American drama -- History and criticism.,
  • Dramatists, American.,
  • Theater -- United States.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS332 .M6 1964
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 474 p.
    Number of Pages474
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17756274M

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