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Comedy in action

Elmer M. Blistein

Comedy in action

by Elmer M. Blistein

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comedy,
  • Comic, The,
  • Wit and humor -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 131-139.

    Statement[by] Elmer M. Blistein.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1922 .B53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 146 p.
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5918706M
    LC Control Number64022154
    OCLC/WorldCa1393883

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