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Comedy, American style

by Jessie Redmon Fauset

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Published by Negro Universities Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American families -- Fiction.,
  • African American women -- Fiction.,
  • African Americans -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jessie Fauset.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.F276 Co5, PS3511.A864 Co5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination327 p.
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4436318M
    ISBN 100837119928
    LC Control Number79090131

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