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stories of Breece D"J Pancake

by Breece D"J Pancake

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • West Virginia -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementforeword by James Alan McPherson ; afterword by John Casey ; a new afterword by Andre Dubus III.
      ContributionsMcPherson, James Alan, 1943-, Casey, John, 1939-, Dubus, Andre, 1936-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3566.A559 A6 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination186 p. ;
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3699858M
      ISBN 100316715972
      LC Control Number2003265314

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