men from the boys by Philip Collins

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Published by HarperCollins in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Male friendship -- England -- Lancashire -- Fiction.,
  • Social classes -- England -- Fiction.,
  • Lancashire (England) -- Social conditions -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Originally published: 2002.

Book details

StatementPhilip Collins.
GenreFiction.
The Physical Object
Pagination358 p. ;
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15573170M
ISBN 100007126824

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