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A beginning on the short story

William Carlos Williams

A beginning on the short story

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by William Carlos Williams

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short story.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Carlos Williams.
    Series"Outcast" series of chapbooks ;, no. 17.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3373 .W72 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p. ;
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4714635M
    ISBN 100848230051
    LC Control Number78000830
    OCLC/WorldCa3627396

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