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The penumbra

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Published by Quartet Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLalla Romano ; translated by Sian Williams.
ContributionsWilliams, Siân.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ4839.O516 P413 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination258 p.
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL124286M
ISBN 100704380714
LC Control Number99494757
OCLC/WorldCa39973857

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