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The shape of the final dog and other stories

by Hampton Fancher

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Published by Blue Rider Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHampton Fancher
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3606.A53 S53 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25316971M
ISBN 109780399158230
LC Control Number2012018178

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