4 edition of The best short stories found in the catalog.
The best short stories
Herman Cyril McNeile
|Statement||"Sapper" ; selected and introduced by Jack Adrian.|
|Contributions||Adrian, Jack, 1945-|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||224|
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