Bodley Head book of longer shortstories, 1900-1974

by James Michie

Publisher: Bodley Head in London (etc.)

Written in English
Published: Pages: 473 Downloads: 245
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  • Short stories, English.
  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and introduced by James Michie.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination473p. ;
    Number of Pages473
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21328521M
    ISBN 100370105214

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