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Roots in a parched ground ; Convicts ; Lily Dale ; The Widow Claire

the first four plays of The orphans" home cycle

by Horton Foote

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Published by Grove Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesRoots in a parched ground.
StatementHorton Foote ; with an introduction by the author.
Series[The orphans" home cycle ;, v. 1]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3511.O344 A6 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 330 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2404414M
ISBN 10080211055X, 080213081X
LC Control Number87035058


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