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Great New American Short Stories

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Short Stories (Anthologies), 20th Century American Novel And Short Story, Short Stories (single author), Short stories, Short stories, American, Fiction / Short Stories (single author), Fiction - Ge
ContributionsPatricia Schwartz (Editor), Kathleen M. Berthlaume (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL11742068M
ISBN 100966505506
ISBN 139780966505504
OCLC/WorldCa39850779

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