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- ISBN: 9780062235183 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 0062235184 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2012.
|Summary, etc.:|| Set in rural Maine in the first half of the twentieth century, it tells the story of Dr. Wilbur Larch -saint and obstetrician, founder and director of the orphanage in the town of St. Cloud's, ether addict and abortionist. It is also the story of Dr. Larch's favorite orphan, Homer Wells, who is never adopted.
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