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Savage Holiday

A Novel (Banner Books)

by Richard Wright

  • 253 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • White men,
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Psychological fiction,
  • Modern fiction,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Men, White

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGerald Early (Afterword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8114705M
    ISBN 100878057501
    ISBN 109780878057504

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