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literary companion to medicine

Richard Gordon

literary companion to medicine

an anthology of prose poetry

by Richard Gordon

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- Literary collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementcollected by Richard Gordon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6071.M38 G67 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 431 p. ;
    Number of Pages431
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL963998M
    ISBN 100312143478
    LC Control Number96000217

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