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The Art of Crime

The Plays and Film of Harold Pinter and David Mamet (Studies in Modern Drama)

by Leslie Kane

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL7497933M
ISBN 100415968305
ISBN 109780415968300


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