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The house on the lagoon

Rosario FerreМЃ

The house on the lagoon

by Rosario FerreМЃ

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Published by Abacus in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1995.

StatementRosario Ferri.
The Physical Object
Pagination407p. :
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21833061M
ISBN 100349107874
OCLC/WorldCa59650839

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