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Herstory Plays by Women for Women (Critical Stages, No 5)

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Published by Sheffield Academic Press .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

ContributionsGabriele Griffin (Editor), Elaine Aston (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11947755M
ISBN 101850757070
ISBN 109781850757078

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