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Twentieth-Century American dramatists.

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Published by Gale ResearchCompany in Detroit .
Written in English


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Statementedited by John MacNicholas.
SeriesDictionary of literary biography -- v.7, 2
ContributionsMacNicholas, John.
The Physical Object
Pagination475p. ;
Number of Pages475
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Open LibraryOL16580531M

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