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Austen "Sense and sensibility": notes by Coles Editorial Board

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Published by Coles in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Austen, Jane, -- 1775-1817.

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Edition Notes

StatementColes Editorial Board.
SeriesColes notes
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14193435M

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