Russia. Essays in history and literature. by Lyman Howard Legters

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Published by Brill in Leiden .

Written in English

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  • Soviet Union

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  • Russian literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Soviet Union -- History.

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StatementEd. by Lyman H. Legters.
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LC ClassificationsDK42 .L36
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 165 p.
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5340623M
LC Control Number72194403

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