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Selected English short stories (nineteenth century)

Selected English short stories (nineteenth century)

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Published by H. Milford in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, English.,
  • Short stories, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith an introduction by Hugh Walker ...
    SeriesHalf-title: The World"s classics. CXCIII
    ContributionsWalker, Hugh, 1855-1939.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.S464 1st ser.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv, 486 p.
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18469471M


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