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Published by W.V. Spencer in Boston .

Written in English

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Statementby W. Blanchard Jerrold.
SeriesSpencer"s Boston theatre -- no. 142., English and American drama of the nineteenth century
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination18 p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17809223M
OCLC/WorldCa8784719

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