The lemur by Benjamin Black

Cover of: The lemur | Benjamin Black

Published by Picador/Henry Holt and Co. in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Family secrets,
  • Journalists,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementBenjamin Black
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6052.A57 L45 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination132 p. ;
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24967381M
ISBN 100312428081
ISBN 109780312428082
LC Control Number2008298937
OCLC/WorldCa232550489

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