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The acid house

a screen play

by Irvine Welsh

  • 278 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Methuen Film in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesAcid house (Motion picture)
Statementby Irvine Welsh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1997 .A283 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination81 p. ;
Number of Pages81
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL102408M
ISBN 100413724204
LC Control Number99217810


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