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Tennessee Williams a descriptive bibliography by George W. Crandell

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


  • Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983 -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementGeorge W. Crandell.
SeriesPittsburgh series in bibliography
LC ClassificationsZ8976.424 .C73 1995, PS3545.I5365 .C73 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 673 p. :
Number of Pages673
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1418115M
ISBN 100822937697
LC Control Number93027928

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