Still life with Volkswagens by Geoff Nicholson

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Published by Overlook Press in Woodstock, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • Volkswagen automobiles -- Collectors and collecting -- England -- Fiction,
  • Gangs -- England -- Fiction

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StatementGeoff Nicholson.
LC ClassificationsPR6064.I225 S75 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p. ;
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL785398M
ISBN 10087951616X
LC Control Number95017593

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