Elizabeth, almost by chance a woman by Dario Fo

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Published by S. French in London, New York .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Translation of: Quasi per caso una donna, Elizabetta.

Book details

Statementby Dario Fo ; translated by Ron Jenkins, with assistance from Arturo Corso.
LC ClassificationsPQ4866.O2 Q8213 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p. ;
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1590985M
ISBN 100573691363
LC Control Number91120774

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