Love ruins everything a novel by Karen X. Tulchinsky

Cover of: Love ruins everything | Karen X. Tulchinsky

Published by Press Gang Publishers in Vancouver, B.C .

Written in English

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Places:

  • San Francisco (Calif.)

Subjects:

  • Jewish lesbians -- Fiction.,
  • Gay men -- Fiction.,
  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementKaren X. Tulchinsky.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.T76 L68 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination267 p. ;
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL462829M
ISBN 100889740828
LC Control Number98182106
OCLC/WorldCa38432968

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