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Published by Virago Press in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementElizabeth Von Arnim.
SeriesVirago modern classics
LC ClassificationsMLCS 97/08685, PR6035.U8
The Physical Object
Pagination500 p. ;
Number of Pages500
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23385804M
ISBN 101853817481
LC Control Number95120364

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