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I once knew a man. by Franz Brandenberg

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Published by Macmillan in [New York] .
Written in English

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The husband felt he was rewarding his wife by buying her more houses but actually he was creating more work.

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StatementPictures by Aliki.
ContributionsBrandenberg, Aliki, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B7366 I
The Physical Object
Pagination[40] p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4575377M
LC Control Number77116759

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