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Beyond the Brooklyn Bridge

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Published by Sunstone Press in Santa Fe, NM .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • City and town life -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.,
    • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Bernice Carton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3553.A78438 B4 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p. ;
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL691465M
      ISBN 100865342695
      LC Control Number97038605
      OCLC/WorldCa37742283

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