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Writers of the prairies

by Donald Stephens

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Published by University of British Columbia Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Donald G. Stephens.
    SeriesCanadian literature series,, 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9192.5 .S8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5433133M
    ISBN 100774800216
    LC Control Number73080446

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