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A boy named Phyllis

Frank DeCaro

A boy named Phyllis

a suburban memoir

by Frank DeCaro

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • DeCaro, Frank -- Childhood and youth.,
  • Gay youth -- New Jersey -- Biography.,
  • Suburban life -- New Jersey.,
  • New Jersey -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank DeCaro.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ75.8.D43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination219 p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22285225M
    ISBN 100670867187
    OCLC/WorldCa33971039

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