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Mariana

Author: Monica Dickens
Publisher: London : Persephone Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This novel is the touching and often extremely funny story of a young English girl's growth towards maturity in the 1930s. We see her at school, on holiday in Somerset, her attempt at drama school, her year in Paris learning dressmaking and getting engaged to the wrong man, and finally the arrival of Mr Right."--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Monica Dickens
ISBN: 9781906462048 1906462046
OCLC Number: 216936915
Description: xiv, 377 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Monica Dickens ; with a new preface by Harriet Lane.

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"This novel is the touching and often extremely funny story of a young English girl's growth towards maturity in the 1930s. We see her at school, on holiday in Somerset, her attempt at drama school, her year in Paris learning dressmaking and getting engaged to the wrong man, and finally the arrival of Mr Right."--Publisher's description.

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