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Gorilla, my love.

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Fiction,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.B2116 Go, PS3552.A473 Go
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 177 p.
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5285286M
      ISBN 100394482018
      LC Control Number72004091


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This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Toni Cade Bambara is the author of two short story collections, Gorilla My Loveand Seabirds Are Still Alive, and a novel, The Salt Eaters. She has also edited The Black Woman and Tales and Short Stories for Black Folks.

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