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Published by Heinemann : Octopus Books in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Foreign countries
    • Subjects:
    • British -- Foreign countries -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementW. Somerset Maugham.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.M442 Sk 1976, PR6025.A86 Sk 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination937 p. ;
      Number of Pages937
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4603902M
      ISBN 100706405684
      LC Control Number77367034

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