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The House of Velvet and Glass

A Novel

by Katherine Howe

The House of Velvet and Glass by Katherine Howe X
The House of Velvet and Glass by Katherine Howe
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  • Published in USA  Apr 2012
    432 pages
    Genre: Novels

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