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8 edition of The fortune teller"s kiss found in the catalog.

The fortune teller"s kiss

by Brenda Serotte

  • 208 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bronx (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Serotte, Brenda -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Sephardim -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Poliomyelitis -- Patients -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Jews, Turkish -- New York (State) -- New York -- Anecdotes.,
    • Bronx (New York, N.Y.) -- Biography.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrenda Serotte.
      GenreBiography., Anecdotes.
      SeriesAmerican lives
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.9.J5 S434 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3399940M
      ISBN 10080324326X, 0803253877
      ISBN 109780803243262, 9780803253872
      LC Control Number2005014035

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