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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pantomime -- Greece -- History -- To 500,
  • Pantomime -- Rome -- History -- To 500,
  • Theater -- Greece -- History -- To 500,
  • Theater -- Rome -- History -- To 500

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Edith Hall and Rosie Wyles.
ContributionsHall, Edith, 1959-, Wyles, Rosie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA3203 .N49 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16909263M
ISBN 109780199232536
LC Control Number2008024310

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