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The lovely ambition

a novel

by Mary Ellen Chase

  • 88 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cataloging based on CIP information.

Statementby Mary Ellen Chase.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3505.H48 L6 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3022712M
ISBN 100393302342
LC Control Number85002952
OCLC/WorldCa11726842

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