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Family happiness

a novel

by Laurie Colwin

  • 154 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Family -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Laurie Colwin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3553.O4783 F3 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination271 p. ;
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3480716M
      ISBN 100394525116
      LC Control Number82000023


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