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The tree of man

Patrick White

The tree of man

a novel

by Patrick White

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Published by Penguin Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPatrick White.
The Physical Object
Pagination499 p.
Number of Pages499
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23821807M


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