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Novelty act

Maureen Thorson

Novelty act

by Maureen Thorson

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Published by Ugly Duckling Presse in Brooklyn, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Printed in an edition of 250 copies, the first 50 of which are signed and numbered by the author.

StatementMaureen Thorson.
The Physical Object
Pagination[23] leaves ;
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22484601M
ISBN 101933254009
OCLC/WorldCa58533335

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