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Bluebird, or, The invention of happiness

Sheila Kohler

Bluebird, or, The invention of happiness

by Sheila Kohler

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Published by Berkley Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • La Tour du Pin Gouvernet, Henriette Lucie Dillon, -- marquise de, -- 1770-1853 -- Fiction,
  • Aristocracy (Social class) -- France -- Fiction,
  • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Fiction,
  • France -- Social life and customs -- 18th century -- Fiction,
  • Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Fiction,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1783-1865 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBluebird, Invention of happiness
    StatementSheila Kohler.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9369.3.K64 B68 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24058175M
    ISBN 109780425219614
    LC Control Number2007043412
    OCLC/WorldCa166360075

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