Out on the porch an evocation in words and pictures

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Published by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill in Chapel Hill, N.C .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Porches -- Literary collections,
  • Porches -- Pictorial works,
  • American literature

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementwith an introduction by Reynolds Price.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS509.P65 O98 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p. :
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1700690M
ISBN 100945575939
LC Control Number92001053

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