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The house by the medlar tree

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Italy -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGiovanni Verga. Translated from the Italian by Eric Mosbacher.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.V587 Ho10, PQ4734.V5 Ho10
      The Physical Object
      Pagination247 p. ;
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5190961M
      ISBN 100837182050
      LC Control Number75011490

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