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Canadian writer"s companion

Anthony Eamon Luengo

Canadian writer"s companion

by Anthony Eamon Luengo

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Published by Prentice Hall Ginn Canada in Scarborough, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric.,
  • English language -- Usage.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnthony Luengo.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination390 p. :
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16527546M
    ISBN 100134439201, 0134439384

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