4 edition of From modern to contemporary found in the catalog.
From modern to contemporary
James E. B. Breslin
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||James E.B. Breslin.|
|LC Classifications||PS323.5 .B7 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 272 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||272|
|LC Control Number||83017869|
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Includes the Bantam Classics line of titles for high school and college students, and the authorized Royal Shakespeare Company editions.