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The fifth child

Author: Doris Lessing
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A self-satisfied couple intent on raising a happy family is shocked by the birth of an abnormal and brutal fifth child.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0394571053 9780394571058
OCLC Number: 17413410
Description: 133 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Doris Lessing.

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A self-satisfied couple intent on raising a happy family is shocked by the birth of an abnormal and brutal fifth child.

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