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6 edition of Letters to Alice found in the catalog.

Letters to Alice

On First Reading Jane Austen (Cambridge Literature)

by Fay Weldon

  • 148 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature: texts,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Arts & Humanities,
  • Education,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Designed / suitable for National Curriculum

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJenifer Smith (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7747387M
    ISBN 100521589282
    ISBN 109780521589284

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