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Tillie"s punctured romance &, The love song of Rotten John Calabrese : plus selected short subjects by Charlie Leeds

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Published by Prism International Press, November House in [Vancouver, B.C.] .
Written in English

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Other titlesThe love song of Rotten John Calabrese.
StatementCharlie Leeds ; [introduction by Jim Christy]
ContributionsChristy, Jim, 1945-
LC ClassificationsPS3562.E33 T55
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p. ;
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26553346M

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