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Famous British Short Stories

by Blair, Lyle (editor)

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About This Item

London: Pocket, 1959. Rubbing along spine folds especially at extremities, and along cover eges, spine is square with a single crease, and age tanning of pages. Pocket Book B12. Anthology of fourteen stories by Max Beerbohm, E.M. Forster, R.K. Narayan, W. Somerset Maugham, Mulk Raj Anand, Rudyard Kipling, Katherine Mansfield, Saki, Stephen Leacock, Arthur Conan Doyle, Henry Lawson, R.R. James, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Baron Corvo.. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good Plus..

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Bookseller
Purpora Books CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
7619
Title
Famous British Short Stories
Author
Blair, Lyle (editor)
Format/Binding
Paperback
Book Condition
Used - Very Good Plus.
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Pocket
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1959
Keywords
Leacock; Baron Corvo
Bookseller catalogs
Paperbacks of the 50s / 60s;

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