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The man who knew Cary Grant

Jonathan Schwartz

The man who knew Cary Grant

a novel

by Jonathan Schwartz

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Published by New American Library in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJonathan Schwartz.
SeriesPlume contemporary fiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.C566 M3 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination249 p. ;
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2190282M
ISBN 100452263107
LC Control Number89008677
OCLC/WorldCa19813714


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