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early German theatre in New York.

Frederick Adolph Herman Leuchs

early German theatre in New York.

by Frederick Adolph Herman Leuchs

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Published by AMS Press, inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theater -- New York (State) -- New York -- History,
  • Actors -- Germany,
  • Germans -- New York (State) -- New York

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 279-281.

    SeriesColumbia University Germanic studies
    The Physical Object
    Pagination298 p.
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13532580M
    OCLC/WorldCa335049

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