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The portrait of a lady by Henry James Jr.

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Published by G.K. Hall, Chivers Press in Thorndike, Me., USA, Bath, England .
Written in English



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  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction.,
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  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Americans -- Italy -- Fiction.,
  • Married women -- Fiction.,
  • Large type books.,
  • Italy -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published: 1909.

StatementHenry James.
LC ClassificationsPS2116 .P6 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (large print) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL677099M
ISBN 100783882661, 0754031004, 0783882688
LC Control Number97023389

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