The House of the Chestnuts by Kathleen Holt

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Published by Hale in London .

Written in English

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  • Fiction in English.

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Statementby Kathleen Holt.
The Physical Object
Pagination189p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15141961M
ISBN 100709167318
OCLC/WorldCa59831099

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