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A plague of sailors by Brian Callison

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Published by Fontana in London .
Written in English

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  • Fiction in English.

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Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Collins, 1971.

StatementBrian Callison.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14875965M
ISBN 10000613484X
OCLC/WorldCa16255854

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