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The first book of snakes

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

  • Snakes

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    StatementPictures by Paul Wenck
    Series[First book series] -- 23
    LC ClassificationsQL666.O6 H7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 p.
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24752328M
    LC Control Number52007317

    Recently married, psychologist Bea and Dan, a mixed-race artist, rent out their tiny flat to escape London for a few precious months. Driving through France, they visit Bea's dropout brother, Alex, at the hotel he runs in Burgundy. Disturbingly, they find him all alone and the ramshackle hotel deserted, apart from the nest of snakes in the attic. When Alex and Bea's parents make a .

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