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Baltimore"s mansion

a memoir

by Wayne Johnston

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Published by Alfred A. Knopf Canada in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Newfoundland and Labrador,
  • Newfoundland and Labrador.
    • Subjects:
    • Johnston, Wayne -- Homes and haunts -- Newfoundland,
    • Johnston, Wayne -- Childhood and youth,
    • Johnston, Wayne -- Family,
    • Novelists, Canadian -- 20th century -- Family relationships,
    • Novelists, Canadian -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Fathers and sons -- Newfoundland and Labrador,
    • Family -- Newfoundland and Labrador,
    • Newfoundland and Labrador -- Intellectual life -- 20th century,
    • Newfoundland and Labrador -- Social life and customs,
    • Newfoundland and Labrador -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWayne Johnston.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.J599 Z464 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination272 p. :
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6808984M
      ISBN 100676971466
      LC Control Number00274401

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