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Woman between mirrors by Helena Parente Cunha

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Published by Polygon in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Translation of: Mulher no espelho.

StatementHelena Parente Cunha ; translated by Fred P. Ellison and Naomi Lindstrom.
SeriesThe Texas Pan American series
ContributionsEllison, Fred P., Lindstrom, Naomi, 1950-
The Physical Object
Paginationx,132p. ;
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21273064M
ISBN 100748660569

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