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Shanty-town dweller and other stories an imaginative compendium of short stories about different facets of local life by J. W. Lynch

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Published by Lynch in [s.l .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Trinidad and Tobago

Subjects:

  • City and town life -- Fiction.,
  • Trinidad and Tobago -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementJ.W. Lynch.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9272.9.L9 S47
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4762265M
LC Control Number78109253

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