The Ubu Guide to New French-Language Plays in Translation
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The Ubu Guide to New French-Language Plays in Translation by Ubu Repertory Theater

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Published by Theatre Communications Group .
Written in


  • Translations into English,
  • Reference,
  • Bibliographies & Indexes,
  • Stories, plots, etc,
  • 20th century,
  • Bibliography,
  • French Drama

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8323178M
ISBN 100913745227
ISBN 109780913745229

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