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G.B. Shaw An Annotated Bibliography of Writings About Him (Annotated Secondary Bibliography Series on English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920) by J. P. Wearing

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Published by Northern Illinois Univ Pr .
Written in English


  • Drama texts, plays,
  • Plays & playwrights,
  • Irish Drama,
  • Ireland,
  • Bibliography,
  • Shaw, Bernard,
  • 1856-1950,
  • Shaw, Bernard,

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages592
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8089658M
ISBN 100875801250
ISBN 109780875801254

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