Broadway in review. by John Mason Brown

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Published by W. W. Norton in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Theater -- United States.,
  • Drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2266 .B685
The Physical Object
Pagination295 p.
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14115221M
LC Control Number40027685

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