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Published by Faber & Faber in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesFinnegans wake.
StatementEdited by Anthony Burgess.
ContributionsBurgess, Anthony, 1917-
The Physical Object
Pagination278 p.
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13535761M

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