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Contemporary Fantasy Writers

Harold Bloom

Contemporary Fantasy Writers

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11148073M
    ISBN 100791022145
    ISBN 109780791022146
    OCLC/WorldCa231896003


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