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2 edition of Child in the dark found in the catalog.

Child in the dark

Rosemary Timperley

Child in the dark

three novelettes.

by Rosemary Timperley

  • 243 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

London ed. (J. Barrie) has title: The listening child.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.T584 Ch, PR6070.I4 Ch
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6201244M
LC Control Number56010603
OCLC/WorldCa1828046

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Child of the Dark is an autobiography by Carolina Maria de Jesus that was first published in Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis. The Dark Child is a distinct and graceful memoir of Camara Laye's youth in the village of Koroussa, French Guinea/5.

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