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The Masterpieces of modern drama

abridged in narrative form with extracts from the chief scenes
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Doubleday, Page , Garden City, N.Y
Drama -- 19th century., Drama -- 20th cen
Statementby John Alexander Pierce ; with an introduction on the rebirth of the drama by Brander Matthews ; illustrated from photographs
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LC ClassificationsPN6112 .M371
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Open LibraryOL24155514M
OCLC/WorldCa15192671

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