Bertolt Brecht in Folio

Brustein, Robert
February 1961
New Republic;2/20/61, Vol. 144 Issue 8, p28
Book Review
Reviews the book "Seven Plays," by Bertolt Brecht, edited and with introduction by Eric Bentley.


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