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7 edition of Pike"s folly found in the catalog.

Pike"s folly

by Mike Heppner

  • 70 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Hampshire,
  • Rhode Island
    • Subjects:
    • Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Fiction.,
    • Wilderness areas -- Fiction.,
    • Millionaires -- Fiction.,
    • Land tenure -- Fiction.,
    • New Hampshire -- Fiction.,
    • Rhode Island -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMike Heppner.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3608.E67 P55 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3422815M
      ISBN 100375412891
      LC Control Number2005044589

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