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American stories II

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Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAtlantic (Boston, Mass. : 1981), American stories 2., American stories two.
    StatementC. Michael Curtis, editor.
    ContributionsCurtis, C. Michael.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS648.S5 A495 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 274 p. ;
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1536625M
    ISBN 100877018944
    LC Control Number91014724

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