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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Pinter, Harold, 1930- -- Knowledge -- Performing arts,
  • Pinter, Harold, 1930-,
  • Dramatists, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Actors -- Great Britain -- Biography

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Edition Notes

StatementDavid T. Thompson.
LC ClassificationsPR6066.I53 Z84 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 152 p. ;
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2860668M
ISBN 100805239642
LC Control Number84023464

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