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7 edition of Before I forget found in the catalog.

Before I forget

"50s reflections through a jaded eye

by George Toomer

  • 259 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Toomer, George -- Childhood and youth -- Humor.,
    • Southern States -- Humor.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1945-1970 -- Humor.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeorge Toomer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF216.2 .T66 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 279 p. :
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1884170M
      ISBN 100316851019
      LC Control Number90045064
      OCLC/WorldCa22240293

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The word that comes to mind while reading this book is courageous. B Smith and Dan Gasby are courageous in meeting the challenges of this disease/5.

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