Kurt Vonnegut, Jr."s Welcome to the monkey house a full-length play by Christopher Sergel

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Published by Dramatic Publishing Co. in Chicago .

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Other titlesWelcome to the monkey house.
Statementby Christopher Sergel.
SeriesPlay file
ContributionsVonnegut, Kurt.
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Pagination100 p. ;
Number of Pages100
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Open LibraryOL18125640M

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