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The business of fancydancing

stories and poems

by Sherman Alexie

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Published by Hanging Loose Press in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spokane Indians -- Literary collections

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBusiness of fancy dancing.
    Statementby Sherman Alexie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3551.L35774 B87 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination84 p. ;
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1554899M
    ISBN 100914610007, 0914610244
    LC Control Number91035048


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