Life with Prudence
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Life with Prudence a chilling tale by Sue Kaufman

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Published by Joseph in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Originally published as "The headshrinker"s rest". New York, Random House, 1969.

StatementSue Kaufman.
The Physical Object
Pagination224p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21689266M
ISBN 100718108124

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