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Keeper of the house

by Rebecca T. Godwin

  • 338 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Griffin in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Carolina
    • Subjects:
    • Prostitutes -- Fiction,
    • Women domestics -- Fiction,
    • African American women -- Fiction,
    • Women -- South Carolina -- Fiction,
    • South Carolina -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRebecca T. Godwin.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3557.O3165 K4 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 277 p. ;
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL794415M
      ISBN 100312135297
      LC Control Number95030213

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