The Taxidermist by Fitz Hugh Ludlow

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .

Written in English

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Number of Pages48
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Open LibraryOL9670674M
ISBN 101419184911
ISBN 109781419184918

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Connie is a self-possessed young woman living in an isolated house at the edge of flooding water meadows in Sussex.Taxidermy is the art of preserving dead animals with the object of restoring a lifelike appearance for display as trophies or museum exhibits.

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