Contemporary plays
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Contemporary plays sixteen plays from the recent drama of England and America by

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston .
Written in English

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Statementselected and edited by Thomas H. Dickinson and Jack R. Crawford.
ContributionsDickinson, Thomas H., Crawford, Jack Randall.
The Physical Object
Pagination650p. ;
Number of Pages650
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20179149M

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