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John Wain a bibliography by David E. Gerard

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Published by Meckler Pub. Corp. in Westport, Conn .
Written in English


  • Wain, John -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementDavid Gerard.
LC ClassificationsZ8947.27 .G47 1987, PR6045.A249 .G47 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2379439M
ISBN 10088736103X
LC Control Number87007959

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