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The Literary Traveller

An Anthology of Contemporary Short Fiction

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Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsLarry Dark (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7349284M
ISBN 100140171630
ISBN 109780140171631
OCLC/WorldCa36236563

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