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World theatre in pictures, from ancient times to modern Broadway.

Tom Prideaux

World theatre in pictures, from ancient times to modern Broadway.

by Tom Prideaux

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Published by Greenberg in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Theater -- Pictorial works,
    • Theater -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • Theater -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2111 .P75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p.
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6136591M
      LC Control Number53010450

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