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Great actors & actresses of the American stage in historic photographs

332 portraits from 1850 to 1950

by Stanley Appelbaum

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Actors -- United States -- Portraits,
    • Actors -- United States -- Biography -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesGreat actors and actresses of the American stage in historic photographs.
      Statementedited by Stanley Appelbaum.
      LC ClassificationsPN2285 .A7 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 136 p. :
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3163329M
      ISBN 100486245551
      LC Control Number83005184

        Here is one example of the many Bibliographies you can find by clicking on the Bibliographies link: Young, William C. Famous Actors and Actresses on the American Stage in the series Documents of American Theater York: R.R. Bowker, Bobst Ref1 PNY6 b vol. 1 & 2 "Presents information about American actors, mostly from Author: Pamela Bloom.

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