Museum pieces a novel by Elizabeth Tallent

Cover of: Museum pieces | Elizabeth Tallent

Published by Knopf in New York .

Written in English

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Statementby Elizabeth Tallent.
LC ClassificationsPS3570.A398
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p. ;
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21360957M
ISBN 100394539281

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