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The Oxford book of Irish short stories

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, English -- Irish authors,
    • Large type books,
    • Ireland -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by William Trevor.
      ContributionsTrevor, William, 1928-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR8876 .O94 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 567 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages567
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1888355M
      ISBN 100192828452
      LC Control Number90049714

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