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Published by Twayne Publishers in Boston .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Ina Ferris.
SeriesTwayne"s English authors series ;, TEAS 365
LC ClassificationsPR5638 .F47 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination148 p. :
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3158558M
ISBN 100805768513
LC Control Number83000184

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