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An introduction to short fiction and criticism

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Published by Xerox College in Lexington, Mass, Toronto .
Written in English


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Statement[ed. by] Emil Hurtik, Robert Yarber
The Physical Object
PaginationVIII, [4], 416 s. ;
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26335995M
ISBN 100536002789
ISBN 109780536002785
OCLC/WorldCa803232004

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