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The shadow of the sun

a novel
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Harcourt Brace , San Diego
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, Young women -- Fiction, England -- Fi

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StatementA.S. Byatt.
SeriesA Harvest book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6052.Y2 S48 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 298 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1408558M
ISBN 100156814161
LC Control Number93017129

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