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The body of Jonah Boyd

a novel

by David Leavitt

  • 371 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury, Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • City and town life -- Fiction,
  • Female friendship -- Fiction,
  • College teachers -- Fiction,
  • Draft resisters -- Fiction,
  • Women musicians -- Fiction,
  • Secretaries -- Fiction,
  • Mistresses -- Fiction,
  • Adultery -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Leavitt.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3562.E2618 B64 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p. ;
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3679145M
    ISBN 101582341885
    LC Control Number2003020904

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