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tattooed countess.

Carl Van Vechten

tattooed countess.

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1924.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3543.A653 T3 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination286 p. ;
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4564210M
ISBN 100404151272
LC Control Number77078307

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