Rough crossing freely adapted from Ferenc Molnar"s Play at the castle by Tom Stoppard

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Statementby Tom Stoppard.
ContributionsMolnár, Ferenc, 1878-1952.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6069.T6 R66 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination88 p. ;
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1483717M
ISBN 100573662061
LC Control Number93152007

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Stoppard has been ransacking gems from bygone treasures of European comedy and drama and has used these pieces as starting points for his own brand of fun. This latest is from a play by Ferenc Molnar.

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