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altar of the dead

Henry James Jr.

altar of the dead

The beast in the jungle : The birthplace, and other tales

by Henry James Jr.

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Published by Macmillan and Co., Limited in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesBeast in the jungle, Birthplace
Statementby Henry James
SeriesNovels and stories of Henry James -- [v. 22]
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv, 477 p. ;
Number of Pages477
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15270803M

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