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5 edition of Parisians. found in the catalog.

Parisians.

by Edward Bulwer Lytton

  • 82 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Paris (France)
    • Subjects:
    • Paris (France) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      First published in Blackwood"s magazine, October 1872 to January, 1874.

      StatementBy Edward Bulwer Lytton (Lord Lytton)
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesNovels of Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton. Library ed. Novels of life and manners, vol. XV-XVI.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.L998 P10, PR4922 P10
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6981534M
      LC Control Number07008108
      OCLC/WorldCa6635379

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