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The old man of the mountains

Nicholson, Norman

The old man of the mountains

a play in three acts

by Nicholson, Norman

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Published by Faber & Faber limited in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Norman Nicholson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6027.I295 O4
The Physical Object
Pagination76 p.
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL189690M
LC Control Numbera 46002783
OCLC/WorldCa1597365

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