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Boston adventure

Jean Stafford

Boston adventure

by Jean Stafford

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: New York : Harcourt, Brace, c1944.

StatementJean Stafford.
SeriesA Harvest/HBJ book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.T2 B6 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination538 p. ;
Number of Pages538
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3166477M
ISBN 100156136112
LC Control Number83008467

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