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Unspeakable practices, unnatural acts

Donald Barthelme

Unspeakable practices, unnatural acts

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York: Farrar, Straus, 1968.

Statementby Donald Barthelme.
The Physical Object
Pagination(9),170p. ;
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14967764M
ISBN 100224616463
OCLC/WorldCa5394801

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