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Pirate Jean by Kauffman, Reginald Wright

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Published by The Macaulay company in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Laffite, Jean -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Reginald Wright Kauffman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.K162 Pi, PS3521.A725 Pi
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 11-322 p.
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6739126M
LC Control Number30005176
OCLC/WorldCa6723371

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