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Four modern French comedies

by Wallace Fowlie

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Published by Capricorn Books .
Written in English


Edition Notes

English translations of A. Jarry"s Ubu Roi, G. Couteline"s Le commissaire, A. Adamov"s Le Professeur Taranne, and M. Aymé"s Clérambard.

Statementwith an introduction by Wallace Fowlie
SeriesA Capricorn original, CAP35, Capricorn original -- CAP35.
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17844832M
LC Control Number60015112

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