What would a gentleman do? an original three act play by Gilbert Dayle

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Published by Samuel French in New York .

Written in English

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Statementby Gilbert Dayle.
SeriesFrench"s acting edition
LC ClassificationsPR1273.Z9 D27
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p.
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23703767M
LC Control Numbertmp92007071

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