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Published by Women"s Press in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mothers and daughters.,
  • Daughters.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 227-235.

StatementJudith Arcana ; introduced by Phyllis Chesler.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ777 .A8 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3004793M
ISBN 100704338645
LC Control Number84672043

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