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Backstage in Xanadu

Alice Henson Ernst

Backstage in Xanadu

a book of plays

by Alice Henson Ernst

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Binfords & Mort in Portland, Or .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Alice Henson Ernst, with illustrations by Constance Cole.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3509.R445 B3 1938
The Physical Object
Pagination129 p. incl. front. plates.
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6370960M
LC Control Number38015145
OCLC/WorldCa4852191

"Xanadu" is a mushy and limp musical fantasy, so insubstantial it keeps evaporating before our eyes. It's one of those rare movies in which every scene seems to be the final scene; it's all ends and no beginnings, right up to its actual end, which is a cheat.


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