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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


  • Hellman, Lillian, 1906-,
  • Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Lillian Hellman ; foreword by Kathy Bates ; introduction by Garry Wills.
LC ClassificationsPS3515.E343 Z475 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 155 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6898328M
ISBN 100316352942, 0316355151
LC Control Number00702622

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