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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Extras (Actors) -- China -- Beijing -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translated from the Chinese.

Other titlesTwenty fragments of a ravenous youth
StatementXiaolu Guo.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9450.9.G86 T84 2008b
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p. :
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16803000M
ISBN 100701181559
ISBN 109780701181550
LC Control Number2008378501

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