Memoirs of Emma Courtney

by Mary Hays

Publisher: Pandora in London, New York

Written in English
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  • England

Subjects:

  • Sex role -- Fiction.,
  • Women -- England -- Fiction.,
  • England -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

StatementMary Hays ; introduced by Sally Cline.
SeriesMothers of the novel
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4769.H6 M4 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 199 p. ;
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2719089M
ISBN 100863581323
LC Control Number86012395

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