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Contemporary authors, permanent series

a bio-bibliographical guide to current authors and their works
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Gale Research Co. , Detroit, Mich
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography, Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography, United States -- Bio-bibliog
StatementClare D. Kinsman, editor
ContributionsKinsman, Clare D, Gale Research Company
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16336313M
ISBN 100810300362, 0810300370
LC Control Number75013539

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