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The inspector of orphans

Otto Lara Resende

The inspector of orphans

a novel

by Otto Lara Resende

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Published by Deutsch in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published in Portuguese as O Braço direito.

Statementtranslated by Anne Cravinho.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.R427 In, PQ9697.R43 In
The Physical Object
Pagination254 p.
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5510064M
ISBN 100233960228
LC Control Number73365504
OCLC/WorldCa39602

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