The bright island by Arnold Bennett

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Published by Chatto and Windus in London .

Written in English

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Statementby Arnold Bennett
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 117 p.
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26904524M
OCLC/WorldCa4309791

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