Through the Children"s Gate A Home in New York by Adam Gopnik

Cover of: Through the Children

Published by Vintage Canada .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Regional Subjects - MidAtlantic,
  • United States - Mid Atlantic - New York City,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Biography / Autobiography

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9607085M
ISBN 100676978274
ISBN 109780676978278
OCLC/WorldCa81601378

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