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The American stage and the Great Depression

a cultural history of the grotesque

by Mark Fearnow

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Depressions -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Depressions in literature,
    • Grotesque in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-206) and index.

      StatementMark Fearnow.
      SeriesCambridge studies in American theatre and drama
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS351 .F44 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 214 p. :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL978265M
      ISBN 100521561116
      LC Control Number96015493

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