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Elegy for Sam Emerson

Hilary Masters

Elegy for Sam Emerson

a novel

by Hilary Masters

  • 141 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Southern Methodist University Press in Dallas, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Restaurateurs -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh -- Fiction,
  • Middle-aged men -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHilary Masters
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.A82 E64 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination275 p. ;
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18211601M
    ISBN 100870745077
    LC Control Number2006042286

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