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2 edition of treatment of Greek myths in modern French drama found in the catalog.

treatment of Greek myths in modern French drama

P. J. Conradie

treatment of Greek myths in modern French drama

a study of the "classical" plays of Anouilh, Cocteau, Giraudoux, and Sartre

by P. J. Conradie

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Published in [Stellenbosch] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Mythology in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 100.

    Statementby P. J. Conradie.
    SeriesAnnale Universiteit van Stellenbosch, v. 29, serie B, no. 2, Annale van die Uniwersiteit van Stellenbosch., v. 29, no. 2.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS613.S8 A14 jaarg. 29, no. 2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25-100 p.
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5082628M
    LC Control Number74153690

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