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The Wessex Novels.

Thomas Hardy

The Wessex Novels.

by Thomas Hardy

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published 1878.

The Physical Object
Paginationx,506p. :
Number of Pages506
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17578886M

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