State of happiness by Stella Duffy

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Published by Wheeler Pub. in [Waterville, Me] .

Written in English

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Book details

StatementStella Duffy.
LC ClassificationsPR6054.U415 S73 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination360 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3301162M
ISBN 10158724943X
LC Control Number2004030833

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