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Prize stories 1964

the O. Henry awards

by Richard Poirier

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesO. Henry awards.
Statementedited and with an introduction by Richard Poirier
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ1 .011 1964
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 289 p. ;
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24384811M
OCLC/WorldCa10186681

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