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Published by Hollywood Scripts?] in [London? .
Written in English


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Statementby Harold Pinter ; [directed by James Ivory].
ContributionsIvory, James., Ishiguro, Kazuo, 1954-
The Physical Object
Pagination165 leaves ;
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18107186M

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