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Glimmering

a novel

by Elizabeth Hand

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by HarperPrism in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Millennialism -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Elizabeth Hand
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3558.A4619 G58 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 413 p. :
    Number of Pages413
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL999029M
    ISBN 100061008052
    LC Control Number96037832

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