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Andre"s mother and other short plays

by Terrence McNally

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Published by Dramatists Play Service in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Terrence McNally.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.A323 A83 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. ;
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL913239M
ISBN 100822214199
LC Control Number95208962
OCLC/WorldCa32845216

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