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7 edition of Gravesend light found in the catalog.

Gravesend light

a novel

by Payne, David

  • 274 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Outer Banks (N.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Outer Banks (N.C.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Payne.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3566.A9366 G7 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination382 p. ;
      Number of Pages382
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL60087M
      ISBN 100385473389
      LC Control Number99089408

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