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Snow flower and the secret fan : a novel

Author: Lisa See
Publisher: New York, New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2009. ©2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 2009 Random House deluxe trade paperback editionView all editions and formats
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A story of friendship set in nineteenth-century China follows an elderly woman and her companion as they communicate their hopes, dreams, joys, and tragedies through a unique secret language.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa See
ISBN: 9780812980356 0812980352
OCLC Number: 251201614
Notes: Includes reader's guide.
Description: 276 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Snow flower & the secret fan
Responsibility: Lisa See.

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A story of friendship set in nineteenth-century China follows an elderly woman and her companion as they communicate their hopes, dreams, joys, and tragedies through a unique secret language.

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