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What Maisie knew In the cage ; The pupil by Henry James Jr.

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Published by A.M. Kelley in Fairfield, N.J .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesIn the cage., The pupil.
StatementHenry James.
SeriesThe novels and tales of Henry James : New York ed -- v. 11, Scribner Reprint Editions
LC ClassificationsPZ3 J234 Wh
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 576 p. --
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14352899M

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