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Early Urdu theatre traditions & transformations

A. A. Suvorova

Early Urdu theatre traditions & transformations

by A. A. Suvorova

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Published by Research and Publication Centre, National College of Arts in Lahore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-208).

StatementAnna Suvorova.
ContributionsNational College of Arts (Pakistan). Research and Publication Centre.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 207 p. ;
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23912157M
ISBN 109789699251061
LC Control Number2009361283
OCLC/WorldCa456552499

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