Death be not proud : a memoir /

From the Publisher: Johnny Gunther was only seventeen years old when he died of a brain tumor. During the months of his illness, everyone near him was unforgettably impressed by his level-headed courage, his wit and quiet friendliness, and, above all, his unfaltering patience through times of despa...

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Main Author: Gunther, John, 1901-1970
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : HarperPerennial Modern Classics, 2007, c1949
Edition:1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed
Series:Harper Perennial modern classics
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