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Marriage: a novel

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English



  • London (England),
  • Scotland,
  • England


  • Married people -- Fiction,
  • Scots -- England -- Fiction,
  • Young women -- Fiction,
  • Sisters -- Fiction,
  • London (England) -- Fiction,
  • Scotland -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. xxv-xxvi.

Statementedited with an introduction by Herbert Foltinek.
SeriesOxford English novels
LC ClassificationsPR4699.F4 M3 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 494 p.
Number of Pages494
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5736764M
ISBN 100192553496
LC Control Number70590491

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