|Other titles||Lost horizon.|
|Statement||dramatized by Anne Coulter Martens and Christopher Sergel.|
|Contributions||Sergel, Christopher, joint author., Hilton, James, 1900-1954.|
|LC Classifications||PR6015.I53 L65|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||133|
|LC Control Number||42025250|
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