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Seven contemporary plays.

Charles Huntington Whitman

Seven contemporary plays.

by Charles Huntington Whitman

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama -- 20th century -- Collections

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSelected and edited by Charles H. Whitman.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 565 p.
    Number of Pages565
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23334129M

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