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The Broadway Musical

A Critical and Musical Survey

by Joseph P. Swain

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Scarecrow Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musical theatre,
  • United States,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • New York,
  • Broadway & Musical Revue,
  • Musicals,
  • Theater - General,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9447079M
    ISBN 100810843757
    ISBN 109780810843752


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