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4 edition of Ship Island and other stories. found in the catalog.

Ship Island and other stories.

Spencer, Elizabeth

Ship Island and other stories.

by Spencer, Elizabeth

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • Southern States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.S74614 Sh4, PS3537.P4454 Sh4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[7], 173 p.
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5164503M
      ISBN 10029717813X
      LC Control Number74590373
      OCLC/WorldCa162266

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