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British drama since Shaw. by Emil Roy

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English drama -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWith a pref. by Harry T. Moore.
SeriesCrosscurrents: modern critiques
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR731 .R65
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 143 p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5335406M
ISBN 100809305798
LC Control Number72188699

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