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A suitor to spare

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementJanet Templeton.
LC ClassificationsPS3558.E78 S8 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination179 p. ;
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2723212M
ISBN 100385233906
LC Control Number86016787

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