Humour & fantasy by F. Anstey

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Published by Arno Press in New York .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1931 ed. published by Dutton, New York.

Book details

StatementThomas Anstey Guthrie (F. Anstey, pseud.).
SeriesLost race and adult fantasy fiction
LC ClassificationsPZ3.G96 Hu 1978, PR4729.G5 Hu 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 1173 p. ;
Number of Pages1173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4716706M
ISBN 100405109539
LC Control Number78003255

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