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3 edition of In this city found in the catalog.

In this city

Clarke, Austin

In this city

by Clarke, Austin

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Published by Exile Editions in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAustin Clarke.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.C526 I58 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1499526M
ISBN 101550960830
LC Control Number93176661
OCLC/WorldCa27383379

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