Three East European plays. The horse, by Julius Hay, translated by Peter Hay. Tango, by Slawomir Mrozek, translated by Nicholas Bethell and Tom Stoppard. The memorandum, by Václav Havel, translated by Vera Blackwell.

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  • Drama -- 20th century -- Translations into English,
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SeriesPenguin plays
ContributionsMroźek, Sławomir., Havel, Václav., Háy, Gyula.
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Pagination270 p. ;
Number of Pages270
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Open LibraryOL19286720M

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