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The craftsmanship of the one-act play

by Wilde, Percival

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Published by Little, Brown, and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama -- Technique

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe one-act play.
    Statementby Percival Wilde.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1661 .W5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 396 p.
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6652856M
    LC Control Number23005207
    OCLC/WorldCa1482208

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