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Published by Dedalus in Sawtry, Cambs .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fantasy fiction, English.,
  • English fiction -- 19th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled, with an introduction and notes, by Brian Stableford.
ContributionsStableford, Brian M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR1309.F3 D43 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination416 p. ;
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1332330M
ISBN 100946626782, 0946626847
LC Control Number92213919

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