American short stories since 1945

by John Hollander

Publisher: Harper & Row in New York

Written in English
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StatementEdited with an introd. by John Hollander
SeriesA Perennial classic -- P3083
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ1.H58 Am, PS659 Am
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 525 p.
Number of Pages525
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24739711M
LC Control Number68057375
OCLC/WorldCa698023

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