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Foreign bodies

a novel

by Hwee Hwee Tan

  • 315 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Persea Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Singapore
    • Subjects:
    • Women lawyers -- Fiction,
    • Gamblers -- Fiction,
    • Friendship -- Fiction,
    • Singapore -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHwee Hwee Tan.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6070.A47 F67 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL389331M
      ISBN 100892552360
      LC Control Number98053575


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