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Alec Clunes

J. C. Trewin

Alec Clunes

an illustrated study of his work, with a list of his appearances on stage and screen

by J. C. Trewin

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Published by Rockliff in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clunes, Alec.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby J.C. Trewin.
    Series"Theatre World" monographs;no.12
    The Physical Object
    Pagination134p. :
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21794235M

    Original typescript draft for the play. With brief holograph annotations throughout, mostly by a proofreader. Laid in note addressed to Alec Clunes, manager of the Arts Theatre in London, submitting script for review. First performed at the Aldwych Theatre in London May , and then again in the US at the ANTA Playhouse in New.


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