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A voice from the attic

Robertson Davies

A voice from the attic

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature.,
  • Books and reading.,
  • Books -- Reviews.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRobertson Davies ; introduction, Robert Cockburn ; general editor, Malcolm Ross.
    GenreReviews.
    SeriesNew Canadian library -- no. 83.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 370 p. ;
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16514504M
    ISBN 100771091834

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