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century of great actors, 1750-1850.

Cecil Ferard Armstrong

century of great actors, 1750-1850.

by Cecil Ferard Armstrong

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Actors -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Theater -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Theater -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2597 .A9 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination412 p.
      Number of Pages412
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5441624M
      LC Control Number73091471

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