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The late George Apley

John P. Marquand

The late George Apley

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Published by Dramatists Play Service Inc. in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Boston (Mass.)
    • Subjects:
    • Inheritance and succession -- Drama,
    • Upper class families -- Drama,
    • Rich people -- Drama,
    • Socialites -- Drama,
    • Boston (Mass.) -- Drama

    • Edition Notes

      Statementa play by John P. Marquand and George S. Kaufman, based on Mr. Marquand"s novel.
      GenreDrama.
      ContributionsKaufman, George S. 1889-1961, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3525.A6695 L3 1946
      The Physical Object
      Pagination72 p.
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6503574M
      LC Control Number46020312
      OCLC/WorldCa774736

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The late George Apley: a novel in the form of a memoir by John P. Marquand; 22 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Drama, Fiction, Inheritance and succession, Pulitzer Prize Winner, Rich people, Socialites, Upper class families, award:pulitzer_prize=, award:pulitzer_prize=fiction, Social life and customs, Manners and customs; Places: Boston (Mass.).

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