Daughter of the house by Rosie Thomas

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  • Social life and customs,
  • Actors and actresses,
  • Entertainers,
  • Young women,
  • Psychic ability,
  • Manners and customs,
  • Fiction

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StatementRosie Thomas
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6070.H655 D38 2015
The Physical Object
Pagination503 pages ;
Number of Pages503
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26465052M
ISBN 101468311743
ISBN 109781468311747
LC Control Number2015023975
OCLC/WorldCa911518712

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