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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Theater -- Canada -- History -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesThe arts in Canada : the last fifty years.
StatementRobertson Davies.
SeriesCanadian university paperbooks -- 261
The Physical Object
Pagination[69]-80 p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19750098M
ISBN 100802024017, 0802064256

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