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1 edition of Stories from Singapore found in the catalog.

Stories from Singapore

Stories from Singapore

twenty-four short stories by eighteen authors


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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Society of Singapore Writers in Singapore .
Written in English

  • Singapore
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, Singapore -- Translations into English.,
    • Short stories, Singapore (English),
    • Singapore -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited and introduced by George Fernandez.
      ContributionsFernandez, George J.
      LC ClassificationsPL3515.8 .S76 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 246 p. ;
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2835375M
      LC Control Number83942198

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