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Girls we have known and other one act plays

Ralph Pape

Girls we have known and other one act plays

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Published by Dramatists Play Service in New York, N.Y. (440 Park Ave. S., New York 10016) .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Ralph Pape.
LC ClassificationsPS3566.A616 G5 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2975038M
LC Control Number84223003

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