3 edition of Little Mexican, and other stories found in the catalog.
Little Mexican, and other stories
|Statement||by Aldous Huxley.|
|LC Classifications||PZ3 H981Lit|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||340|
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Genre/Form: Short stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Huxley, Aldous, Little Mexican & other stories. London: Chatto & Windus, In these semi-autobiographical stories, Huxley discourses on life and death, accident and necessity, natives and foreigners.
"Young Archimedes" was also published as /5. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Huxley, Aldous, Little Mexican. London: And other stories book and Windus, (OCoLC) This is a very good book about Mexican Legends that make Mexico true.
I liked this book because from all the stories that i read i only knew one and the rest i didn't know that they people can even tell the stories and not believe them until you read about stoies i didn't understand like the mystery stories of when something happens the next day it's another thing 4/5.
Little Mexican and Other Stories Author Huxley, Aldous Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used Binding Hardcover Publisher Chatto & Windus Place of Publication London Date published In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book.
A book may have more than one first edition in. Little Mexican;: Six stories Unknown Binding – January 1, by Aldous Huxley (Author)5/5(1). The Little Mexican And Other Stories by Aldous Huxley. Chatto & Windus, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.
Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less printing.
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