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8 edition of Desperately Seeking Susan found in the catalog.

Desperately Seeking Susan

the novel

by Susan Dworkin

  • 145 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Harmony Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesDesperately seeking Susan (Motion picture)
Statementby Susan Dworkin ; based on a screenplay by Leora Barish.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3554.W87 D47 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination209 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2535614M
ISBN 100517559765
LC Control Number85016414
OCLC/WorldCa12315649


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