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Ariadne in Mantua

Vernon Lee

Ariadne in Mantua

to which are added Limbo and other essays

by Vernon Lee

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Published by John Lane, the Bodley Head in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Vernon Lee.
SeriesWeek-end library (London, England)
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 292 p. ;
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22031795M

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