Where the tigers were travels through literary landscapes by Don Meredith

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia .

Written in English

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  • Literary landmarks.,
  • Setting (Literature)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-201) and index.

Book details

StatementDon Meredith.
LC ClassificationsPN164 .M455 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 201 p. ;
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6777380M
ISBN 101570033803
LC Control Number00011816

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