1 edition of Modern Canadian stories found in the catalog.
Modern Canadian stories
|Statement||edited by John Stevens.|
|Series||A Bantam Canada edition|
|Contributions||Stevens, John Howard, 1924-|
|LC Classifications||PZ1 .M7167 1975, PR9197.3 .M7167 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 302 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||302|
|LC Control Number||78325572|
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