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Even as we sleep

Linda Pastan

Even as we sleep

by Linda Pastan

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Published by Croissant in Athens, Ohio .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLinda Pastan.
SeriesCroissant pamphlets ;, 2nd ser., no. 1
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3566.A775 E8
The Physical Object
Pagination[14] p. ;
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3799624M
ISBN 100912348054
LC Control Number81103704

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