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The hour of the star

Clarice Lispector

The hour of the star

by Clarice Lispector

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Published by Carcanet in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translated from the Portuguese, A hora da estrela.

StatementClarice Lispector ; translated with an afterword by Giovanni Pontiero.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ9697.L5/
The Physical Object
Pagination96p. ;
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22334301M
ISBN 100856356263
OCLC/WorldCa16757364

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