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I should have been a Hornby train

Pat Arrowsmith

I should have been a Hornby train

by Pat Arrowsmith

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Published by Heretic Books, Distributed in North America by Inbook in London, East Haven, CT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Arrowsmith, Pat.,
    • Lesbians -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPat Arrowsmith.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ75.4.A77 A3 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination223 p. :
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL549822M
      ISBN 100854491902
      LC Control Number96130867
      OCLC/WorldCa32890567

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