1 edition of Modern short-stories found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited, with an introduction and with biographies and bibliographies / by Margaret Ashmun.|
|Contributions||Ashmun, Margaret, 1875-1940|
|LC Classifications||PN3373 .A7|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 437 p.|
|Number of Pages||437|
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Made of Mud
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