A history of the American drama
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A history of the American drama by Arthur Hobson Quinn

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English


  • History and criticism,
  • Bibliography,
  • American drama

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26578974M

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