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art of stillness

the theatre practice of Tadashi Suzuki

by Paul Allain

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Suzuki, Tadashi, 1939- -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Allain.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2928.S87 A44 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 214 p. :
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3318463M
    ISBN 101403961700
    LC Control Number2004268934

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