Under the Tuscan sun
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Under the Tuscan sun at home in Italy by Frances Mayes

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Published by Broadway Books in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementFrances Mayes
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1152 vol. 7
The Physical Object
Pagination341 p. ;
Number of Pages341
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24515128M
ISBN 100767902807
LC Control Number98815996

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