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7 edition of The man who was late found in the catalog.

The man who was late

by Louis Begley

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLouis Begley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.E373 M36 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p. ;
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1745062M
ISBN 100679415114
LC Control Number92054379

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