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Deaf to the city

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Published by Overlook Press in Woodstock, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: Le sourd dans la ville.

StatementMarie-Claire Blais ; translated by Carol Dunlop.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ3919.B6 S613 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination220 p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2740104M
ISBN 100879512768
LC Control Number86043063
OCLC/WorldCa15017370


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