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That distant land

the collected stories of Wendell Berry.

by Wendell Berry

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Counterpoint in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kentucky
    • Subjects:
    • Port William (Ky. : Imaginary place) -- Fiction,
    • Pastoral fiction, American,
    • Country life -- Fiction,
    • Kentucky -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3552.E75 A6 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3553628M
      ISBN 101582432600
      LC Control Number2002006099
      OCLC/WorldCa49679375


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