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Man of straw

Edwin William Pugh

Man of straw

by Edwin William Pugh

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Published by William Heinemann in London .
Written in English


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A novel set in working-class London.

Edition Notes

Statementby Edwin Pugh.
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p. ;
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19726868M

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