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London triptych

Jonathan Kemp

London triptych

by Jonathan Kemp

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Published by Arsenal Pulp Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prisoners,
  • Male prostitutes,
  • Gay men,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJonathan Kemp
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6111.E526 L66 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination269 p.
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27145503M
    ISBN 10155152502X
    ISBN 109781551525020
    OCLC/WorldCa812258278

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