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Random First Lines:Author: Aatish Taseer
Length: 563 pages
Publisher: Pan Macmillan India
The Way Things Were (English) 1st Edition
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Submitted for class as an ekphrastic poem. Please view Valley of the Catawissa in Autumn by Thomas Moran while reading.
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By M J Murcott
The first chapter of Hope's Landfall
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