An Introduction to the Theatre
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An Introduction to the Theatre The Work of Many Magicians by Claudia Billings

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Published by Kendall Hunt Pub Co .
Written in English


  • Theater - General,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11092351M
ISBN 100787296724
ISBN 109780787296728

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