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A Fragile Respectability

Helen Turner

A Fragile Respectability

by Helen Turner

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Published by Nimbus Pub Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • American First Novelists,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages442
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11446023M
    ISBN 100921054998
    ISBN 109780921054993

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