5 Comedies.

by David Scanlan

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin in Boston

Written in English
Cover of: 5 Comedies. | David Scanlan
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Edition Notes

SeriesHoughton books in literature
LC ClassificationsPE1121 .S34
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 343 p.
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4466767M
ISBN 100395120314
LC Control Number79140998

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