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6 edition of New Grub Street Volume II [EasyRead Comfort Edition] found in the catalog.

New Grub Street Volume II [EasyRead Comfort Edition]

by George Gissing

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by ReadHowYouWant.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11859026M
    ISBN 101425048609
    ISBN 109781425048600

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New Grub Street is a social document and a story that draws us irresistibly into the twilit world of Edwin Reardon, a struggling novelist, and his friends and acquaintances in Grub Street .