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Half-hours with foreign novelists

with short notices of their lives and writings

by Helen Zimmern

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature,
  • Collections

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Helen and Alice Zimmern
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25926799M
    OCLC/WorldCa34959869

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