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1 edition of Coney Island found in the catalog.

Coney Island

Homer Croy

Coney Island

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Coney Island (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Homer Croy.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.C8863 Co, PS3505.R9554 Co
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx p., 1 l., 294 p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6732098M
      LC Control Number29019022
      OCLC/WorldCa1709714


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