Studies in the short story.

  • 536 Pages
  • 1.64 MB
  • English

Holt, Rinehart and Winston , New York
Short stories., Short s
ContributionsMadden, David, 1933-, Scott, Virgil, 1914-
LC ClassificationsPN6120.2 .S89 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 536 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3166597M
ISBN 100030636442
LC Control Number83008590

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