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The city of desire

Juanita Savage

The city of desire

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Published by G. Bles in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfiche. Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, 1985. 4 microfiches ; 11 x 15 cm. (Early science fiction novels ; 78).

Statementby Juanita Savage.
SeriesEarly science fiction novels ;, 78.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 85/232 (P), PR6037.A8915
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination319 p.
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2689709M
LC Control Number85890998


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