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3 edition of Odd John found in the catalog.

Odd John

a story between jest and earnest

by Olaf Stapledon

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Published by Methuen & Co., Ltd. London, 36 Essex Street Strand W.C.2 in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Advertisements printed on last 8 pages.

Statementby Olaf Stapledon.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S7944 Od, PR6037.T18 Od
The Physical Object
Paginationv, [1], 282, 7, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6333965M
LC Control Number36004920
OCLC/WorldCa14004990

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