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Elephants Teach, The

Creative Writing Since 1880

by D. G. Myers

  • 369 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Prentice Hall College Div .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7340706M
ISBN 100133240134
ISBN 109780133240139

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