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Mr. Sammler"s planet

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Penguin Books , New York
Holocaust survivors -- Fiction, City and town life -- Fiction, Intellectuals -- Fiction, Jewish men -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Fi

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StatementSaul Bellow ; with an introduction by Stanley Crouch.
SeriesPenguin twentieth-century classics.
ContributionsCrouch, Stanley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3503.E4488 M4 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 313 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL561461M
ISBN 10014018936X
LC Control Number96145359

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