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Title: A Room of One's Own Author: Virginia Woolf * A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook * eBook No.: txt Edition: 1 Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII Date first posted: October Date most recently updated: July This eBook was produced by: Col Choat Production notes: Italics in the book have been converted to upper case.
Jane Eyre has 1, ratings and 34, reviews. Nataliya said: Yes, I suppose you can view this book mostly as a love story. That's what I did at ag. Proctor, John.
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