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Women in European theatre

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Published by Intellect Books in Oxford .
Written in English

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  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Women in the theater -- Europe -- History -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Elizabeth Woodrough.
      SeriesIntellect European studies series, Intellect European studies series (Unnumbered)
      ContributionsWoodrough, Elizabeth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2570 .W66 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination94 p. :
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL560187M
      ISBN 101871516862
      LC Control Number96143760
      OCLC/WorldCa34173681

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