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

Subjects:

  • MacSwiney, Terence J. -- 1879-1920.,
  • Theater -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Theater and society -- Ireland.,
  • Irish drama -- History and criticism.,
  • Women -- Suffrage -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-252) and index.

StatementPaige Reynolds.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2601 .R49 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 257 p. :
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20988978M
ISBN 100521872995
ISBN 109780521872997
LC Control Number2008295190

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