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Theatre: Background and Context

This online guide is intended to help with finding information related to the discipline of theatre.

Encyclopedias

Costumes of all Nations

1000-1100, Norman. - 033 - Costumes of All Nations (1882)

Select Online Encyclopedias

Encyclopedias are useful for overviews and context of a topic.

Select Print Encyclopedias

20th Century Fashion:  The Complete Sourcebook  GT 596. P433 1993

American Architecture:  An Illustrated Encyclopedia  NA 705. H36 1998

American Decades  E 169. 12 A419 1994 (10 vols.)

Klee as in Clay: A Pronunciation Guide  NX 163. M3 1985

Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance  PN 2035. O94 2003 (2 vols).

Oxford Illustrated History of Theater  PN 2111. O95

Pronouncing Dictionary of Proper Names  PE 1137. P82

Slang and Its Analogues:  Past and Present  PE 3721. F4 1965 (7 vols.)

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