Ann Vickers
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Published by Doubleday, Doran in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sinclair Lewis
LC ClassificationsPZ3 L5884 An, PS3523.E94 A5
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. 1., 562 p. ;
Number of Pages562
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26571613M

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