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Wish her safe at home

Stephen Benatar

Wish her safe at home

by Stephen Benatar

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Published by New York Review Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: New York : St. Martin"s/Marek, 1982.

StatementStephen Benatar ; introduction by John Carey
SeriesNew York Review Books classics, New York Review Books classics
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6052.E449 W5 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 263 p. ;
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24462027M
ISBN 10159017335X
ISBN 109781590173350
LC Control Number2009036316
OCLC/WorldCa320187125

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