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house and its head

by I. Compton-Burnett

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by New York Review Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Remarried people -- Fiction.,
  • Widowers -- Fiction.,
  • Adultery -- Fiction.,
  • Murder -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIvy Compton-Burnett ; afterword by Francine Prose.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesNew York Review Books classics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6005.O3895 H6 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination291 p. ;
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6777267M
    ISBN 100940322641
    LC Control Number00011546

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