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Title: A Piece of Steak

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Title: A Piece of Steak Title Record # 1379258
Author: Jack London
Date: 1909-11-20
Type: SHORTFICTION [non-genre]
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First published in the Saturday Evening Post, November 20, 1909.
Synopsis: The aging boxer Tom King is desperately poor and cannot afford meat. Weakened by not having enough to eat, he loses a fight.
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
When God Laughs and Other Stories 1911-00-00 Jack London The Macmillan Company   $1.50 xi+
319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
When God Laughs and Other Stories 1911-00-00 Jack London Mills & Boon   6/- vii+
312
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Edge of the Chair 1967-00-00 ed. Joan Kahn Harper & Row 0-06-012238-2   555
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Skeleton Keys: Tales from the Edge of the Chair 1969-08-00 ed. Joan Kahn Dell 8028 $0.75 317
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Lombardo Checkmark
Fireside Reader 1978-00-00 ed. Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest     639
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
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