Contemporary New England Stories/a Collection of 20 Contemporary Short Stories
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Contemporary New England Stories/a Collection of 20 Contemporary Short Stories by C. Michael Curtis

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Published by Globe Pequot Pr .
Written in English


  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Short stories, American,
  • Short Stories (Anthologies),
  • Fiction,
  • Social life and customs,
  • 20th century,
  • American fiction,
  • New England

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The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL8659657M
ISBN 101564402460
ISBN 109781564402462

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