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Luxuriantly Literate

A Biographical Novel

by Jean Yee Long

  • 135 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by iUniverse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10713273M
    ISBN 100595659551
    ISBN 109780595659555

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