Raisin the 1974 Tony award & 1975 Grammy award best musical : based on Lorraine Hansberry"s "A raisin in the sun" by Robert Nemiroff

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Published by S. French in New York .

Written in English

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Statementbook by Robert Nemiroff and Charlotte Zaltzberg ; music by Judd Woldin ; lyrics by Robert Brittan.
ContributionsBrittan, Robert., Woldin, Judd., Zaltzberg, Charlotte.
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. :
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22913178M
ISBN 100573680868

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Raisin is a musical with music by Judd Woldin, lyrics by Robert Brittan, and a book by Robert Nemiroff and Charlotte is an adaptation of the Lorraine Hansberry play A Raisin in the Sun; the musical's book was co-written by Hansberry's husband, Robert Nemiroff.

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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Lorraine Hansberry. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.

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