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A Short History of The American Drama: Commentaries on Plays Prior to 1920

by Mayorga, Margaret G

Condition: Ex-Library, else Good-/No Jacket


New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1932. Reprint, 1940, in red cloth. Ex-Library, but still sound otherwise; with usual university library ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper, spine catalog label removed. Shows some discoloration to covers, with upper edge sunning and a couple of small smudges to front. The paper and binding show some aging and general shelfwear. Text still well bound, else clean. No dust jacket; in publisher's original cloth. From a professional bookseller, independent since 1997. All orders packaged with care.. Reprint, 1940. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good-/No Jacket. Octavo.


  • Seller: Steven Streufert, Bookseller/Bigfoot Books US (US)
  • Seller: Inventory #: 17730
  • Title: A Short History of The American Drama: Commentaries on Plays Prior to 1920
  • Author: Mayorga, Margaret G
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Ex-Library, else Good-
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: Reprint, 1940
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1932
  • Keywords: THEATER Short History of The American Drama: Commentaries on Plays Prior to 1920
  • Bookseller catalogs: Theatre, Drama & Plays;
  • Size: Octavo

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