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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • DRAMA / General,
  • Theater,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[edited by] David Wiles, Christine Dymkowski
SeriesCambridge companions to literature
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2101 .C36 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25339978M
ISBN 109780521766364
LC Control Number2012020522

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