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Books do furnish a room

Anthony Powell

Books do furnish a room

a novel

by Anthony Powell

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Published by Fontana in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Heinemann, 1971.

Statement(by) Anthony Powell.
SeriesA dance to the music of time, Fontana modern novels
The Physical Object
Pagination255p. ;
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22470941M
ISBN 100006130879

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