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As uitable boy

Vikram Seth

As uitable boy

a novel

by Vikram Seth

  • 90 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- History -- 1947- -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVikram Seth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9499.3.S38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1349 p. ;
    Number of Pages1349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20944630M
    ISBN 100060170123

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