Nostalgia of the fortuneteller poems by Stephen Kessler

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Published by Kayak Books in Santa Cruz .

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Statementby Stephen Kessler.
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Pagination83 p. :
Number of Pages83
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Open LibraryOL16213235M

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NOSTALGIA OF THE FORTUNETELLER. Request an Image. first edition. by KESSLER, Stephen. Santa Cruz: Kayak Books, First edition.

8vo. Illustrated wrappers. 83 pp. 1/ copies. This copy is inscribed by Kessler on the half-title page. Near fine. (Inventory #: ) $ 00 add. Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kessler, Stephen, Nostalgia of the fortuneteller. Santa Cruz: Kayak Books, © The Fortune Teller is an enchanting tale of ancient manuscripts and forgotten relics.

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