A letter from George Bernard Shaw to J.C. Williamson.

by Bernard Shaw

Publisher: Talkarra Press in Cremorne, N.S.W

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementPrefatory note by Walter W. Stone.
ContributionsWilliamson, James Cassius, d. 1913
The Physical Object
Pagination[19] p.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18996322M

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