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A Scientific Romance

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Published by Vintage Canada in Canada .
Written in English


Edition Notes

GenreFiction
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13523377M
ISBN 100676971075
ISBN 109780676971071
OCLC/WorldCa38430926


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