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Stone Arabia

a novel

by Dana Spiotta

  • 47 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Self-realization,
  • Artists,
  • Brothers and sisters,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDana Spiotta
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3619.P566 S76 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24853153M
    ISBN 109781451617962, 9781451617979, 9781451617986
    LC Control Number2011017816


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