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chicken without a head

Charles Simic

chicken without a head

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by Charles Simic

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Published by Trace Editions in Portland, [Or.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCharles Simic.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.I4725 C52 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination[15] p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2304818M
LC Control Number86179841


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“Miracle Mike” was eye-droppered a milk and water mixture until he met his unexpected death over a year later when he choked on a kernel of corn.

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