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Broadway musicals of the 30s

Stanley Green

Broadway musicals of the 30s

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Musicals -- New York (State) -- New York -- History and criticism.,
    • Broadway (New York, N.Y.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Stanley Green ; introduction by Brooks Atkinson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML1711.8.N3 G735 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination385 p. :
      Number of Pages385
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3782016M
      ISBN 100306801655
      LC Control Number81022127


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