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World"s great short stories

Speare, Morris Edmund

World"s great short stories

masterpieces of American, English and continental literature

by Speare, Morris Edmund

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Published by The World Publishing Company in Cleveland, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, with an introduction, by M.E. Speare ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.S75 Wo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination334 p.
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6438755M
    LC Control Number42020278
    OCLC/WorldCa296829

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