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Published by NYRB Classics .
Written in English


  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Classics,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Aristocracy (Social class),
  • England,
  • Nobility

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Edition Notes

ContributionsE. M. Forster (Afterword), Edmund White (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12367770M
ISBN 101590172663
ISBN 109781590172667

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