3 edition of At a girl"s mercy, or, The fortunes of war found in the catalog.
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|Other titles||At a girl"s mercy.|
|Statement||by Jean Kate Ludlum ...|
|Series||Street & Smith select series ;, no. 40|
|LC Classifications||PZ3.L967 A, PS2351.L25 A|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||220,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||07014724|
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