Come down burning by Kia Corthron

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Published by Dramatists Play Service in New York, N.Y .

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Statementby Kia Corthron.
LC ClassificationsPS3553.O724 C66 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL911089M
ISBN 100822213923
LC Control Number95206307

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