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2 edition of pretenders & eight short stories. found in the catalog.

pretenders & eight short stories.

F. Sionil JosГ©

pretenders & eight short stories.

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Published by A.D. Benipayo in [Manila .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.J838 Pr2, PR9550.9.J67 Pr2
The Physical Object
Pagination328 p.
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5875525M
LC Control Number63004444
OCLC/WorldCa30102899

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