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Madame Melville and the General from America by Richard Nelson

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Published by Grove Press .
Written in English


  • Teacher-student relationships,
  • Plays,
  • American Contemporary Drama,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Women teachers,
  • Teenage boys,
  • American,
  • Arnold, Benedict,
  • 1741-1801,
  • Arnold, Benedict,,
  • Drama,
  • Paris (France)

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7874898M
ISBN 100802138446
ISBN 109780802138446

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