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Four playwrights and a postscript

David I. Grossvogel

Four playwrights and a postscript

Brecht, Ionesco, Beckett, Genet

by David I. Grossvogel

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca (N.Y.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brecht, Bertolt, -- 1898-1956,
  • Ionesco, Euge ne, -- 1912-,
  • Beckett, Samuel, -- 1906-,
  • Gene t, Jean, -- 1910-1986,
  • Drama -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby David I. Grossvogel.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii,209p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13649805M

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