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Jacob"s room

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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English



  • England


  • World War, 1914-1918 -- England -- Fiction,
  • Young men -- Fiction,
  • England -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementVirginia Woolf.
SeriesDover thrift editions
LC ClassificationsPR6045.O72 J3 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 138 p. ;
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL693442M
ISBN 10048640109X
LC Control Number97040702

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