Avant garde theatre, 1892-1992

by C. D. Innes

Publisher: Routledge in London, New York

Written in English
Cover of: Avant garde theatre, 1892-1992 | C. D. Innes
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Subjects:

  • Drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Experimental theater

Edition Notes

StatementChristopher Innes.
ContributionsInnes, C. D.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1861 .I5 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 261 p. :
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1713985M
ISBN 100415065178, 0415065186
LC Control Number92016204

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