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Plagued by the nightingale.

by Kay Boyle

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCrosscurrents: modern fiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.B69796 Pl3, PS3503.O9357 Pl3
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 203 p.
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5947733M
LC Control Number65019774
OCLC/WorldCa280355

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