Forests of the heart by Charles de Lint

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Published by Gollancz in London .

Written in English

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  • Artist colonies -- United States -- Fiction,
  • Irish -- United States -- Fiction,
  • Spirits -- United States -- Fiction,
  • Women -- Psychic ability -- United States -- Fiction

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StatementCharles de Lint.
The Physical Object
Pagination397 p. ;
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17610113M
ISBN 100575072334, 0575072326

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