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Great stories of the West.

Edmund Collier

Great stories of the West.

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Western stories.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      A collection of short stories from West magazine.

      Other titlesWest (New York)
      StatementEdited by Ned Collier.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ1.C657 Gr, PS648.W4 Gr
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 346 p.
      Number of Pages346
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4435672M
      LC Control Number79089096


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