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American Popular Entertainments

Jokes, Monologues, Bits, and Sketches (PAJ Books)

by Brooks McNamara

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by PAJ Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Comedy sketches,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Vaudeville,
  • American - General,
  • General,
  • Performing Arts / General,
  • American wit and humor,
  • American drama (Comedy)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8389012M
    ISBN 100933826362
    ISBN 109780933826366

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Marc Fields, From the Bowery to Broadway: Lew Fields and the Roots of American Popular Theater (New York, Oxford University Press, ), p. Author: Derek Bonin. Brooks Barry McNamara (–) was an American theater historian, professor, and editor of The Drama Review.

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