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Big blonde and other stories

by Dorothy Parker

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDorothy Parker
    SeriesPenguin 60s
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p. ;
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24739989M
    ISBN 100146000765
    ISBN 109780146000768
    OCLC/WorldCa33890730


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