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South African writing today by Nadine Gordimer

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • South Africa

Subjects:

  • South African literature (English),
  • South Africa -- Literary collections.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Nadine Gordimer and Lionel Abrahams.
GenreLiterary collections.
ContributionsAbrahams, Lionel, joint comp.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ1.G6527 So
The Physical Object
Pagination264 p.
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5588058M
LC Control Number67108261
OCLC/WorldCa1483577

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