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2 edition of Compass rose found in the catalog.

Compass rose

Casey, John

Compass rose

a novel

by Casey, John

  • 168 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fishers -- Rhode Island -- Fiction,
  • Rhode Island -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Casey.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3553.A79334 C66 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24124382M
    LC Control Number2010010520

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