Dancer"s rise

by Jo Clayton

Publisher: DAW Books in New York, NY

Written in English
Cover of: Dancer
Published: Pages: 365 Downloads: 29
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Edition Notes

Source: Copyright deposit, Dec. 7, 1993.

StatementJo Clayton.
SeriesDAW book collectors ;, no. 925
ContributionsDAW Books Inc., Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsMLC R CP00839
The Physical Object
Pagination365 p. ;
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1154597M
ISBN 100886775671
LC Control Number94130419

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