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Quinx, or, The ripper"s tale

Lawrence Durrell

Quinx, or, The ripper"s tale

a novel

by Lawrence Durrell

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Published by Viking Penguin in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesRipper"s tale.
Statementby Lawrence Durrell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6007.U76 Q5 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination201 p. ;
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3030000M
ISBN 100670806587
LC Control Number85010563

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Quinx, or, The ripper's tale: a novel. [Lawrence Durrell]. DURRELL, Lawrence. Quinx or The Ripper's Tale: A Novel. Original cloth, non-priceclipped dust jacket. London: Faber and Faber, []. First edition. Signed and dated by the author on the title page. About the Book About the Author In the final volume of the Avignon Quintet, Aubrey Blanford returns home to Avignon at the end of World War II to be joined by his beloved Constance, Sylvie, Constance's former patient and current lover, and Lord Galen and the Prince.

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