Revolt of the workhouse
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Revolt of the workhouse a burlesque ballet opera in one act by Gilbert Abbott Г  Beckett

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Published by J. Miller in London .
Written in English


  • Musicals -- Librettos

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Edition Notes

Statementby Gilbert Abbott À Beckett
SeriesMiller"s modern acting drama -- [no. 20], English and American drama of the nineteenth century, Miller"s modern acting drama -- no. 20
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15145579M

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