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The man who loved attending funerals and other stories

by Frank A. Collymore

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Published by Heinemann in Oxford, Portsmouth, N.H .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area
    • Subjects:
    • Caribbean Area -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementFrank Collymore ; edited by Harold Barratt and Reinhard Sander.
      SeriesCaribbean writers series, Caribbean writers series (Unnumbered)
      ContributionsBarratt, Harold., Sander, Reinhard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6005.O3667 M36 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination178 p. ;
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1157205M
      ISBN 100435989316
      LC Control Number94134257

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