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Ten of the best: selected short stories

John Welcome

Ten of the best: selected short stories

by John Welcome

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, with an introduction, by John Welcome.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.W448 Te, PR1285 Te
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5156604M
    ISBN 100571082319
    LC Control Number74409040
    OCLC/WorldCa29663

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