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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American essays -- 20th century,
  • American essays -- Women authors

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published: New York ; Knopf, 1999.

StatementAnnie Dillard.
The Physical Object
Pagination205 p. ;
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16197804M
ISBN 100375703470
OCLC/WorldCa43601730

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