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The river world, and other explorations

by Berton RouechГ©

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Articles originally published in the New Yorker.

StatementBerton Roueché.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3535.O845 R5
The Physical Object
Pagination246 p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4718013M
ISBN 100060136863
LC Control Number78004738
OCLC/WorldCa3913456

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