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10 edition of The house of women found in the catalog.

The house of women

by Catherine Cookson

  • 398 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Center Point Pub. in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older women -- Fiction,
  • Grandmothers -- Fiction,
  • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction,
  • Large type books

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCatherine Cookson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6053.O525 H69 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3558730M
    ISBN 101585470694
    LC Control Number2002019959
    OCLC/WorldCa50038929

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