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Headed for the blues

a memoir

by Josef Е kvoreckГЅ

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Published by Ecco Press in Hopewell, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Škvorecký, Josef.,
  • Authors, Czech -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Translated from Czech.

    StatementJosef Škvorecký ; translated by Káča Poláčková Henley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG5038.S527 Z47 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL814563M
    ISBN 100880014628
    LC Control Number95052066

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