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St. Urbain"s horseman

a novel.

by Mordecai Richler

  • 319 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.R53 Sai3, PR9199.3.R5 Sai3
The Physical Object
Pagination467 p.
Number of Pages467
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4914402M
ISBN 100394444736
LC Control Number76136329

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