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Stage deaths a biographical guide to international theatrical obituaries, 1850 to 1990

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Theater -- Biography -- Bibliography.,
  • Performing arts -- Biography -- Bibliography.,
  • Obituaries -- Bibliography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementcompiled by George B. Bryan.
SeriesBibliographies and indexes in the performing arts,, no. 9
ContributionsBryan, George B.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ5781 .S76 1991, PN2205 .S76 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (xiv, 1354 p.) ;
Number of Pages1354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1532649M
ISBN 100313275939, 0313280371, 031328038X
LC Control Number91010304

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