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3 edition of The good old boys found in the catalog.

The good old boys

by Elmer Kelton

  • 222 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Charter in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A Charter book: 1987 printing.

StatementElmer Kelton
The Physical Object
Pagination253 p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24370864M
ISBN 100441298575
ISBN 109780441298570
OCLC/WorldCa18122744

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