An anthology of twentieth century American short stories

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Published by Heinle & Heinke in Boston .

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  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction

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Statement[compiled by] Jean A. McConochie.
ContributionsMcConochie, Jean A.
LC ClassificationsPE1128 .A56 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1116902M
ISBN 100838461468
LC Control Number94043027

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