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A satire anthology

Carolyn Wells

A satire anthology

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Satire, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcollected by Carolyn Wells.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1195.S3 W5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 369 p.
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6961062M
    LC Control Number05032912
    OCLC/WorldCa1400662


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