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Published .
Written in English

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Other titlesFlame-out.
ContributionsGreen, Martyn, 1899-1975., Elsom, Isobel, 1893-1981., Ritchard, Cyril, 1897-1977., Marre, Albert., Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950., Mowbray, Alan, 1896-1969., Sam S. Shubert Theatre (Organization : Washington, D.C.), Richard L. Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsPN2093 .C64 1995 no. M193
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (theater program).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23941471M
LC Control Number2009658272

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