Misguided lives

a novel by Alain Elkann

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementby Alain Elkann ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver.
LC ClassificationsPQ4865.L485 M5713 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination291 p. ;
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2212009M
ISBN 100871132958
LC Control Number89034782

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