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The Cambridge History of American Theatre

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference works,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Theater - History & Criticism,
  • Drama,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • North America,
  • American,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / American,
  • American - General,
  • American drama,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Theater,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDon B. Wilmeth (Editor), Christopher Bigsby (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages600
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7751697M
    ISBN 100521679850
    ISBN 109780521679855

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