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2 edition of college short story reader. found in the catalog.

college short story reader.

Harry Worthington Hastings

college short story reader.

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Published by Odyssey Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.H285 Co
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 396 p.
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6027652M
    LC Control Number48002409
    OCLC/WorldCa1808549


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