5 edition of Funny business found in the catalog.
Uses twenty-two sketches and one-act plays to explore the major devices of comedy and various comedic genre.
|LC Classifications||PS3553.A79526 F86 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 327 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||327|
|LC Control Number||97045060|
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