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Problems and other stories

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Published by Knopf : distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


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StatementJohn Updike.
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LC ClassificationsPS3571.P4 P7
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p. ;
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4400614M
ISBN 100394507053
LC Control Number79001480


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