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Women who read are dangerous

Stefan Bollmann

Women who read are dangerous

by Stefan Bollmann

  • 336 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in art,
  • Books and reading,
  • Women,
  • Reading in art,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementStefan Bollmann ; foreword by Karen Joy Fowler ; translated from the German by Christine Shuttleworth
    ContributionsShuttleworth, Christine
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7632 .B6513 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149 pages
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27205304M
    ISBN 100789212560
    ISBN 109780789212566
    LC Control Number2015045513
    OCLC/WorldCa914219123

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