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Published by Chatto & Windus/Hogarth Press in London .
Written in English



  • Provence (France)


  • Provence (France) -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementA.L. Barker.
LC ClassificationsPR6003.A678 R4 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2929510M
ISBN 100701128399
LC Control Number84164981

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