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Edition Notes

Other titlesCatalogue of James Joyce"s Trieste library.
Statementby Michael Patrick Gillespie with the assistance of Erik Bradford Stocker ; [edited & designed by Dave Oliphant].
ContributionsGillespie, Michael Patrick., Stocker, Erik Bradford., Oliphant, Dave.
LC ClassificationsPR6019.O9 Z576 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p. :
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2348167M
ISBN 100879591056
LC Control Number86623072

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