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Little novels of Italy by Maurice Henry Hewlett

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Published by The Macmillan company, Macmillan & co., ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English

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Places:

  • Italy

Subjects:

  • Italy -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Maurice Hewlett...
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H498 Litn, PR4787 Litn
The Physical Object
Pagination343 p.
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL529544M
LC Control Number99004550
OCLC/WorldCa359763

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