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The last of her kind

by Sigrid Nunez

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Published by Wheeler Pub. in Waterville, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women college students -- Fiction,
  • Children of the rich -- Fiction,
  • Working class women -- Fiction,
  • Female friendship -- Fiction,
  • Women prisoners -- Fiction,
  • Radicals -- Fiction,
  • Large type books

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSigrid Nunez.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3564.U485 L37 2006b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination671 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages671
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23903807M
    ISBN 101597222526
    LC Control Number2006006184
    OCLC/WorldCa64591918

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