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A day in summer

J. L. Carr

A day in summer

by J. L. Carr

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Published by Hogarth in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, Barrie & Rockliff, 1963.

StatementJ.L. Carr ; new introduction by D.J. Taylor.
SeriesHogarth fiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR 6053.A694
The Physical Object
Pagination219p. ;
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22349292M
ISBN 100701206462
OCLC/WorldCa13396542

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