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The violent bear it away

Flannery O"Connor

The violent bear it away

by Flannery O"Connor

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York, Farrar, Straus; (B61-117), London, Longmans, 1960.

Statementby Flannery O"Connor.
The Physical Object
Pagination(9),243p. ;
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18464561M
ISBN 10057108771X

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