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Imaginings of sand by AndrГ© Philippus Brink

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Published by Harcourt Brace & Co. in New York .
Written in English



  • South Africa


  • Grandmothers -- Fiction.,
  • Young women -- Fiction.,
  • South Africa -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementAndré Brink.
LC ClassificationsPR9369.3.B7 I48 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p. ;
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL981706M
ISBN 10015100224X
LC Control Number96019316

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