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The west pier

Hamilton, Patrick

The west pier

by Hamilton, Patrick

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in


Edition Notes

StatementPatrick Hamilton.
SeriesPenguin modern classics
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6015.A4644 W4 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination252 p. ;
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2871294M
ISBN 100140074996
LC Control Number84052401
OCLC/WorldCa16081762

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Condition: Very Good. Although a complete story in itself, The West Pier is the first of a series of novels dealing with the character of Ernest Ralph Gorse.

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