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6 edition of Great Canadian books of the century found in the catalog.

Great Canadian books of the century

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Published by Douglas & McIntyre in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canadian literature -- 20th century -- Bibliography.,
    • Canada -- Civilization -- 20th century -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementforeword by Bill Richardson.
      GenreBibliography.
      ContributionsVancouver Public Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1365 .G74 1999, F1021.2 .G74 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination170 p. ;
      Number of Pages170
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6823483M
      ISBN 101550547364
      LC Control Number00304661

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