Shop-Girl by Anna Howard

Cover of: Shop-Girl | Anna Howard

Published by Bank House Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • General,
  • Humor / General,
  • Humor

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12290669M
ISBN 101904408281
ISBN 109781904408284

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