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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


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Originally published, New York , Viking, 1964 ; London , Methuen, 1966.

StatementKenKesey.
SeriesMethuen modern fiction
The Physical Object
Pagination636p. ;
Number of Pages636
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17365451M
ISBN 100413169405

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