Haunted theaters playhouse phantoms, opera house horrors, and backstage banshees by Tom Ogden

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Published by Globe Pequot Press in Guilford, Conn .

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Statementretold by Tom Ogden.
LC ClassificationsBF1477.5 .O33 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL23632025M
ISBN 109780762749492
LC Control Number2009029493

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