An Insubstantial Man by Dirck Brendlinger

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Published by 1st Books Library .

Written in English

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  • Science fiction,
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Fiction / Science Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8396944M
ISBN 10140339671X
ISBN 109781403396716

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