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4 edition of A Play in one act found in the catalog.

A Play in one act

A glimpse of paradise by Mr. Frank S. Pixley

by Grand Opera House (Hamilton, Ont.).

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Published by s.n. in [Hamilton, Ont.? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 36326, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 36326
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (6 fr.).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24367219M
ISBN 100665363265

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