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The quickand the dead

Judy Gardiner

The quickand the dead

by Judy Gardiner

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Published by Hamlyn Paperbacks in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJudy Gardiner.
The Physical Object
Pagination144p. ;
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15086495M
ISBN 100600202259
OCLC/WorldCa16544688

  JOY WILLIAMS is the author of four novels—the most recent, The Quick and the Dead, was a runner-up for the Pulitzer Prize in —and four collections of stories, as well as Ill Nature, a book of essays that was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle :// ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $

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