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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementMarguerite Yourcenar ; translated by Walter Kaiser in collaboration with the author.
LC ClassificationsPQ2649.O8 T413 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination229 p. ;
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1547863M
ISBN 100374273588
LC Control Number91027285

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