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The memoirs of a white elephant

by Gautier, Judith

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Published by Duffield & Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Mémoires d"un élephand blanc

Statementby Judith Gautier ; translated from the French by S. A. B. Harvey ; illustrated by L. H. Smith and S. B. Kite
ContributionsHarvey, Sarah A. B., 1843-
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p. :
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18042903M

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