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3 edition of Serious Fiction found in the catalog.

Serious Fiction

by Russell J. Martin

  • 356 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by 1st Books Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Essays,
  • Literary Collections / Essays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8426771M
    ISBN 101410745392
    ISBN 109781410745392

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