8 edition of The fantasy writer"s assistant found in the catalog.
|Statement||Jeffrey Ford ; with an introduction by Michael Swanwick.|
|LC Classifications||PS3556.O6997 F67 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 247 p. :|
|Number of Pages||247|
|LC Control Number||2001058488|
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