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Published by Swan Isle Press in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Fiction

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJorge Volpi ; translated and with an afterword by Olivia Maciel
ContributionsMaciel, Olivia, 1957-
LC ClassificationsPQ7298.32.O47 P413 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p. :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24903178M
ISBN 100974888184
ISBN 109780974888187
LC Control Number2010042780

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