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Skinny island

Auchincloss, Louis.

Skinny island

more tales of Manhattan

by Auchincloss, Louis.

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Manhattan (New York, N. Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Manhattan (New York, N. Y.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLouis Auchincloss.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3501.U25 S5 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination230 p. ;
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1953106M
      ISBN 100297792660
      LC Control Number90180199

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