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Published by Secker and Warburg in London .
Written in English

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  • Fiction in English.

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Edition Notes

Also published: New York : Putnam, 1977.

Statement(by) Robert Day.
The Physical Object
Pagination223p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15043637M
ISBN 100436125552

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