Esprit de corps sketches from diplomatic life. by Lawrence Durrell

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Published by Dutton in New York .

Written in English

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  • Diplomats -- Fiction

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Book details

StatementIllustrated by Vasiliu.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D9377 Es3, PR6007.U76 Es3
The Physical Object
Pagination104 p.
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6268599M
LC Control Number59005010

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