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Mrs. Plodding"s nieces, or, Domestic accomplishments

Mrs. Plodding"s nieces, or, Domestic accomplishments

a comedy in one act for young ladies


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Published by Dramatic Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Norah Dunne
SeriesSergel"s acting drama -- no. 453, English and American drama of the nineteenth century, Sergel"s acting drama -- no. 453
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15204826M

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