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The last of Chéri

Colette

The last of Chéri

by Colette

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paris (France) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementColette ; translated by Roger Senhouse.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsSenhouse, Roger.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination109p. ;
    Number of Pages109
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15594010M
    ISBN 100099422778
    OCLC/WorldCa59532123

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