James Jones by James Richard Giles

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Published by G. K. Hall in Boston, MA .

Written in English

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  • Jones, James, 1921-1977 -- Criticism and interpretation

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Statementby James R. Giles.
SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series ; TUSAS 366
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LC ClassificationsPS3560.O49 Z68
The Physical Object
Pagination228 p. :
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4108457M
ISBN 100805772936
LC Control Number80023295

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