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Published by Peter Lang in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • American drama -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
  • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • American drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Women in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-527) and index.

StatementYvonne Shafer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS338.W6 S48 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 546 p. :
Number of Pages546
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1119423M
ISBN 100820421421
LC Control Number94045719

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