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The Doctrine of the Leather-Stocking Jesus

Collected Stories

by Nancy Willard

  • 346 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Cowley Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction / General,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12122155M
    ISBN 101561013145
    ISBN 109781561013142
    OCLC/WorldCa74492039


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