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Published by Duras in association with New Island in Dublin .
Written in English


  • Young, Augustus, -- 1943-,
  • Authors, English -- Biography

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Edition Notes

StatementAugustus Young.
LC ClassificationsPR6075.O75 Z46 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 237 p. ;
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24027237M
ISBN 101848400411
ISBN 109781848400412
LC Control Number2009510256

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