George Washington September, Sir! by Ronald Harwood

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Cudahy in New York .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

London ed (J. Cape) has title: All the same shadows.

Book details

LC ClassificationsPZ4.H344 Ge, PR6058.A73 Ge
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p.
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5827201M
LC Control Number61015029

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