Short plays from Dickens
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Short plays from Dickens for the use of amateur and school dramatic societies by Horace Baker Browne

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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementarranged by Horace B. Browne ... with illustrations by "Phiz," George Cruikshank, George Cattermole, and Marcus Stone.
ContributionsDickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 198 p.
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23345589M

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