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How Not to Write a Play by Walter Kerr

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Published by Dramatic Pub Co .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Performing Arts/Dance

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11107527M
ISBN 100871293323
ISBN 109780871293329

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