In the closed room

  • 129 Pages
  • 3.40 MB
  • English
McClure, Phillips & Co. , New York
Statementby Frances Hodgson Burnett ; ... illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith.
SeriesAmerican fiction IV, 1901-1905 -- reel 32, no. 327.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 129 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17811336M

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BURNETT, Frances Hodgson. In the Closed Room. New York: McClure, Phillips, Octavo, original gilt-stamped green cloth, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, uncut, original dust.

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