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The long white by Sharon Dilworth

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementSharon Dilworth.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3554.I436 L6 1988b
The Physical Object
Pagination194 p. ;
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2196469M
ISBN 10039330647X
LC Control Number89016109
OCLC/WorldCa20012355

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