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The strange case of Rachel K

Rachel Kushner

The strange case of Rachel K

by Rachel Kushner

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    Three early stories of myth, regime, and harlotry by the author of The Flamethrowers.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesRachel K
    StatementRachel Kushner
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3611.U7386 A6 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 pages
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27174527M
    ISBN 10081122421X
    ISBN 109780811224215
    LC Control Number2014032864
    OCLC/WorldCa881042447

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