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The Universal Baseball Association, inc., J. Henry Waugh, prop.

Robert Coover

The Universal Baseball Association, inc., J. Henry Waugh, prop.

by Robert Coover

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRobert Coover
The Physical Object
Pagination242 p. ;
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16372705M
ISBN 100452251273
LC Control Number68014517

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