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Published by Constable, Houghton Mifflin in London, Boston, New York .
Written in English


  • Theater -- England -- London -- History,
  • London (England) -- Amusements

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

Statementby E. Beresford Chancellor
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 466 p., [17] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages466
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14960345M

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