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The leopard

by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGiuseppe di Lampedusa ; translated from the Italian by Archibald Colquhoun
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.T655
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p. ;
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24390359M
OCLC/WorldCa10084464

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