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Arthur & George (Sound Library)

Julian Barnes

Arthur & George (Sound Library)

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by BBC Audiobooks America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - General,
  • Literary,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNigel Anthony (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7811912M
    ISBN 100792738624
    ISBN 109780792738626


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