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Farces

Richard Harding Davis

Farces

The dictator; The galloper; "Miss Civilization."

by Richard Harding Davis

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe dictator., The galloper., "Miss Civilization."
StatementBy Richard Harding Davis...illustrated by photographs of the actors and scenes in the plays.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1522 .A4 1906
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 332 p.
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6977911M
LC Control Number06043524
OCLC/WorldCa2677245

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Great farces. New York, Collier Books [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert Saffron. ‘On stage he has played character roles in farces, pantomime, comedies and serious drama.’ ‘His writings, which include more than thirty-five comedies, farces, adaptations, comic operas, and other light-hearted stage entertainments, were collected in ’.

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