Kosher guide to imaginary animals the evil monkey dialogues by Ann VanderMeer

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Published by Tachyon Publications in San Francisco, Calif .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cooking,
  • Humor,
  • Mythical Animals

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Other titlesEvil monkey dialogues
StatementAnn & Jeff VanderMeer ; foreword by Joseph Nigg
ContributionsVanderMeer, Jeff
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p.
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27150793M
ISBN 101892391929
ISBN 109781892391926
OCLC/WorldCa368033103

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