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The bedside book of famous American stories

by John Angus Burrell

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Angus Burrell and Bennett A. Cerf.
    ContributionsCerf, Bennett, 1898-1971, joint ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.B94 Be4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 1347 p.
    Number of Pages1347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6382623M
    LC Control Number39003291
    OCLC/WorldCa3593311

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