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The contemporary French theater

Bettina Liebowitz Knapp

The contemporary French theater

by Bettina Liebowitz Knapp

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Published by Avon in New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama,
  • French drama,
  • Translations into French,
  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Equinox books.

    Statementedited with an introd. by Bettina L. Knapp
    SeriesContemporary European drama
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ1240.E5 K58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination511 p.
    Number of Pages511
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26883567M
    OCLC/WorldCa4322047

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