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84 best Canadian stories

84 best Canadian stories

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Published by Oberon Press in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian fiction (English) -- 20th century,
  • Canadian fiction -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBest Canadian stories., Eighty-four best Canadian stories.
    Statementedited by David Helwig & Sandra Martin.
    ContributionsHelwig, David, 1938-, Martin, Sandra, 1947-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination177 p.
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16202737M
    ISBN 100887505457, 0887505457

    Submissions Transatlantic Agency represents adult and children’s authors of all genres, including illustrators. Transatlantic agents work within their own defined areas of interest, but they jointly share a commitment to excellence in the craft of writing and professionalism in the business of publishing. Pages in category "Canadian short story collections" The following 28 pages are in this category, out of 28 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().


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