2005 Paperback Fiction Top Literary Agents by No. of Titles

May 2005
Book Publishing Report;5/2/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 17, p8
Trade Publication
Presents lists of 2005 paperback fiction top literary agents by number of titles in the U.S.


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