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5 edition of The Vancouver stories found in the catalog.

The Vancouver stories

West Coast fiction from Canada"s best writers

  • 253 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Raincoast Books in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vancouver (B.C.),
  • British Columbia,
  • Vancouver.
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, Canadian -- British Columbia -- Vancouver.,
    • Canadian fiction -- British Columbia -- Vancouver.,
    • Canadian fiction -- 21st century.,
    • Vancouver (B.C.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementintroduction by Douglas Coupland.
      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsCoupland, Douglas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9198.3.V3 V38 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination338 p. ;
      Number of Pages338
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3452475M
      ISBN 101551927950
      LC Control Number2005360839

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