Masters and peasants by Theodor Kallifatides

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • Sweden -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Translation of Bönder och herrar.

Book details

StatementTheodor Kallifatides ; translated from the Swedish by Thomas Teal.
LC ClassificationsPZ4.K147 Mas, PT9876.21.A45 Mas
The Physical Object
Pagination178 p. ;
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5212036M
ISBN 100385099169
LC Control Number75040746

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