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My remarkable uncle and other sketches

by Stephen Leacock

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Published by McClelland & Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementStephen Leacock ; with an afterword by Barbara Nimmo.
SeriesNew Canadian library
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p. ;
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21043112M
ISBN 100771099657

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