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Going Dutch

John Godber

Going Dutch

a play

by John Godber

  • 238 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Samuel French in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- Drama,
  • Couples -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- Drama,
  • Amsterdam (Netherlands) -- Drama

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Godber.
    GenreDrama.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6057.O274 G62 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90 p. ;
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22975122M
    ISBN 100573111898
    ISBN 109780573111891
    LC Control Number2008278296


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