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The unusual life of Tristan Smith

a novel

by Carey, Peter Sir

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter Carey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.C36 U58 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination422 p. ;
Number of Pages422
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1131763M
ISBN 100679438882
LC Control Number94078479
OCLC/WorldCa32008472

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