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The law is a lady

The law is a lady

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Published by Thorndike Press in Waterville, Me .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Nora Roberts
SeriesThorndike Press large print romance
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3568.O243 L38 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24573654M
ISBN 101410419800
ISBN 109781410419804
LC Control Number2009023266
OCLC/WorldCa383835019


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