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5 edition of Alice in Academe and Other Stories found in the catalog.

Alice in Academe and Other Stories

by Joe Wessling

  • 68 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by RLT Communications, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature & Fiction / Literature,
  • Humorous,
  • Literary,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHolly Schapker (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11831932M
    ISBN 10097695950X
    ISBN 109780976959502
    OCLC/WorldCa77518558

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