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Broken umbrellas

by Kate Spohn

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homeless persons -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A woman who spends her time picking up all sorts of things on the streets didn"t always live this way.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKate Spohn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S7636 Br 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1086968M
    ISBN 100670857696
    LC Control Number94010935
    OCLC/WorldCa30547167

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