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American short stories

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Published by Scott, Foresman/Little, Brown Higher Education in Glenview, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, American.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[edited by] Eugene Current-García, Bert Hitchcock.
      ContributionsCurrent-García, Eugene., Hitchcock, Bert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS648.S5 A47 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination791 p. ;
      Number of Pages791
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2211519M
      ISBN 10067338568X
      LC Control Number89034255

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