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Published by Vintage Books in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementJane Austen.
SeriesVintage classics
LC ClassificationsPR4034 .P4 2008c
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p. ;
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23213721M
ISBN 100099511177
ISBN 109780099511175
LC Control Number2009290737

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