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Flowers for Algernon

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Published by Creative Education in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with mental disabilities -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Mentally retarded Charlie Gordon participates in an experiment which turns him into a genius but only temporarily.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDaniel Keyes ; illustrated by Etienne Delessert.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesCreative"s classic short stories
    ContributionsDelessert, Etienne, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K522 Fl 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination60 p. :
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2397346M
    ISBN 100886820073
    LC Control Number87027173


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