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woman of singular occupation

by Penelope Gilliatt

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English


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StatementPenelope Gilliatt.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6057.I58 W6 1988b
The Physical Object
Pagination162 p. ;
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1802859M
ISBN 100297793071
LC Control Number89207909

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