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Spit Delaney"s island

Jack Hodgins

Spit Delaney"s island

selected stories

by Jack Hodgins

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Published by Macmillan of Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jack Hodgins
    SeriesMacmillan paperbacks -- 26
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.H63 S68 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination199 p. ;
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24935274M
    ISBN 10077159268X
    ISBN 109780771592683
    OCLC/WorldCa16043427

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