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matinee idols by David Carroll

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Published by Galahad Books in New York .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Entertainers -- United States -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementDavid Carroll.
LC ClassificationsPN1583.A2 C3 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5438989M
ISBN 100883651017
LC Control Number73088099

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