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Famous American plays of the 1920s

Famous American plays of the 1920s

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Published by Dell in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected and introduced by Kenneth Macgowan ; foreword by Gordon Davidson.
SeriesLaurel American drama series
ContributionsMacgowan, Kenneth.
The Physical Object
Pagination511p. ;
Number of Pages511
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21421779M
ISBN 100440324661

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