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playwrights speak.

Walter Wager

playwrights speak.

With an introd. by Harold Clurman.

by Walter Wager

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Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dramatists,
  • Drama -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    A collection of interviews with 11 playwrights.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 290 p. ;
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19141382M

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