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The story of Jane

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in


Edition Notes

StatementCatherine Cusset.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2663.U84 P7613 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. ;
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6791386M
ISBN 100743202996
LC Control Number00054737


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