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Harpers ferry

Barrie Stavis

Harpers ferry

a play about John Brown

by Barrie Stavis

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Thomas Yoseloff Ltd in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementintroduction by Tyrone Guthrie.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21539355M


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