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Published by J.M. Dent & sons, ltd. in London .
Written in English



  • England


  • Young women -- Fiction,
  • Children of the rich -- Fiction,
  • Country homes -- Fiction,
  • Adoptees -- Fiction,
  • Cousins -- Fiction,
  • Uncles -- Fiction,
  • England -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesThe works of Jane Austen
ContributionsVox, Maximilien, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.A93 M19, PR4034.M3 M19
The Physical Object
Paginationv, [1], 414 p. 1l.
Number of Pages414
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6336917M
LC Control Number36010906

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