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Published by Elek in London .
Written in English


  • Short stories, Irish.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by David Marcus.
ContributionsMarcus, David.
The Physical Object
Pagination156 p. ;
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16307929M
ISBN 100236401149

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