The American drama since 1918
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The American drama since 1918 an informal history by Joseph Wood Krutch

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Published by Braziller in New York .
Written in English


  • Theatre -- United states -- History and criticism.,
  • American drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Playwriting.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Joseph Wood Krutch.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,3-344 ;
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19943351M

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