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The Swan Song Of Vaudeville

Tales and Takes

by Alan Ziegler

  • 64 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Zoo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • Poetry,
  • American - General,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8806384M
    ISBN 101932023194
    ISBN 109781932023190
    OCLC/WorldCa56370779

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