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Looking Backward

2000-1887

by Edward Bellamy

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Published by Signet Classics .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsErich Fromm (Foreword)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7577115M
ISBN 100451524128
ISBN 109780451524126
OCLC/WorldCa34427485

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