A ballad for Sallie by Judy Alter

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Published by Doubleday in New York .

Written in English

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  • Fort Worth (Tex.)


  • Fort Worth (Tex.) -- Fiction.

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StatementJudy Alter.
SeriesA Doubleday D western
LC ClassificationsPS3551.L765 B35 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1705521M
ISBN 100385420765
LC Control Number92006870

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