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The big town

how I and the Mrs. go to New York to see life and get Katie a husband

by Ring Lardner

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ring W. Lardner.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.L323 Bi3, PS3523.A7 Bi3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi p., 2 l., 244 p.
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6677790M
      LC Control Number25010467

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