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Floating worlds

Cecelia Holland

Floating worlds

by Cecelia Holland

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCecelia Holland.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.H733 Fl 1976b, PS3558.O348 Fl 1976b
The Physical Object
Pagination[5], 465 p. ;
Number of Pages465
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4275271M
ISBN 100575022027
LC Control Number78300750

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