Short fiction of the masters. by Leo Hamalian

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Published by Putnam in New York .

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StatementEdited by Leo Hamalian and Frederick R. Karl.
ContributionsKarl, Frederick Robert, 1927- joint ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ1.H176 Sh4, PN6014 Sh4
The Physical Object
Pagination448 p.
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5304978M
ISBN 100399300236
LC Control Number72087641
OCLC/WorldCa661677

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