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last gas station and other stories

by Tom Clark

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Published by Black Sparrow Press in Santa Barbara, CA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTom Clark.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3553.L29 L3
The Physical Object
Pagination151 p. ;
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4114621M
ISBN 100876854579, 0876854587, 0876854560
LC Control Number80036765

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