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Rejoining the common reader

essays, 1962-1990

by Clara Claiborne Park

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementClara Claiborne Park.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsAC8 .P28 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 231 p. ;
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1538825M
ISBN 100810109778, 0810109913
LC Control Number91017272

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