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craftsmanship of the one-act play.

Wilde, Percival

craftsmanship of the one-act play.

by Wilde, Percival

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama -- Technique

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1661 .W5 1951
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 436 p.
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6088767M
    LC Control Number51004073
    OCLC/WorldCa1353728

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