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Hollywood Gothic

Thomas Gifford

Hollywood Gothic

by Thomas Gifford

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Published by Ballantine in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published: New York : Putman, 1979.

Statementby Thomas Gifford.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.I284
The Physical Object
Pagination311 p. ;
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15009788M
ISBN 100345290097
OCLC/WorldCa6522556

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