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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1992.

StatementFrancisco Goldman.
The Physical Object
Pagination450p. ;
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17220320M
ISBN 100571160980
OCLC/WorldCa59974217

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