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Stories from my life with the other animals

by James McConkey

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by D.R. Godine in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McConkey, James.,
  • Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames McConkey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3435 Z472 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 171 p. ;
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1406733M
    ISBN 100879239670
    LC Control Number93015060
    OCLC/WorldCa27812033

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