Female spectacle

the theatrical roots of modern feminism by Susan A. Glenn

Publisher: Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-273) and index.

StatementSusan A. Glenn.
LC ClassificationsPN1590.W64 G59 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 294 p. :
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6786104M
ISBN 100674003330
LC Control Number00040683

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