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House that Stood Still by A. E. van Vogt

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London, UK .
Written in English


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Cover art by Pagram.

Other titlesThe Mating Cry, The Undercover Aliens
Statementby A. E. van Vogt.
GenreScience Fiction.
The Physical Object
Pagination210 p.
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22961407M

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