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The king in the window

by Adam Gopnik

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Hyperion Books For Children in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Paris (France),
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Supernatural -- Fiction,
    • Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction,
    • Glass -- Fiction,
    • Mirrors -- Fiction,
    • Americans -- France -- Fiction,
    • Paris (France) -- Fiction,
    • France -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAdam Gopnik.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.G6473 Ki 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination410 p. :
      Number of Pages410
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3428213M
      ISBN 10078681862X
      LC Control Number2005052665
      OCLC/WorldCa61529855

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