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Short plays from Dickens

Horace B. Browne

Short plays from Dickens

for the use of amateur and school dramatic societies

by Horace B. Browne

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Published by Charles Scribner"s in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amateur plays

  • Edition Notes

    Statementaranged by Horace B. Browne ... ; With illustrations by "Phiz," George Cruikshank, George Cattermole, and Marcus Stone
    ContributionsDickens, Charles, 1812-1870
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 198 p. :
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14972978M

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