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Includes bibliographical references (p. 523-535).
|Series||Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts -- 27, Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts -- no. 27.|
|LC Classifications||PN2871 .Y46 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxi, 537 p. :|
|Number of Pages||537|
|LC Control Number||2007048966|
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The Historical Dictionary of Chinese Theater is the first English language dictionary dedicated entirely to Chinese theater. The history of Chinese theater is told through a chronology, an introductory essay, and over 1, cross-referenced dictionary entries on performers, directors, producers, designers, actors, theaters, dynasties, and : Tan Ye.
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