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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Illustrated edition originally published: Paris: Bernier: London: Zwemmer, 1956.

StatementMary McCarthy.
The Physical Object
Pagination64p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19085107M

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