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Drag queens on trial

Sky Gilbert

Drag queens on trial

a courtroom melodrama : "they lived by the skin of their spike heels-- "

by Sky Gilbert

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Published by Playwrights Canada Press in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSky Gilbert.
SeriesSecond scene editions
The Physical Object
Pagination49 p. ;
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19281115M
ISBN 100887547052
OCLC/WorldCa70777862

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