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Published by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, In association with Taylor Pub. Co. in Chapel Hill, N.C, Dallas, Tex .
Written in English


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Statementby Eric Larsen.
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LC ClassificationsPS3562.A732 A8 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p. ;
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2373080M
ISBN 100912697687
LC Control Number87001142

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