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Theatre in colonial India

Theatre in colonial India

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theater -- India -- History -- 19th century,
  • Women in the theater -- India -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPlay-house of power
    Statementedited by Lata Singh.
    ContributionsSingh, Lata.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2883 .T44 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 354 p. :
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24023377M
    ISBN 100198060971
    ISBN 109780198060970
    LC Control Number2009305118


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