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2 edition of Charles Laughton and I found in the catalog.

Charles Laughton and I

Elsa Lanchester

Charles Laughton and I

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Published by Harcourt, Brace in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Lanchester, Elsa, 1902-,
  • Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Elsa Lanchester.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2598.L27 L3 1938a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 269 p.
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6376246M
    LC Control Number38027869
    OCLC/WorldCa3545588


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