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Man of straw.

Joy Cowley

Man of straw.

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPZ4.C8755 Man3, PR9639.3.C644 Man3
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p.
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5217411M
LC Control Number75097655


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