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Published by Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club at the Curwen Press in London .
Written in English


  • Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893 -- Translations into English

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StatementThe translations by Lafcadio Hearn and others, chosen & with an introd. by Justin O"Brien. The illus. from water-colours by Gunter Böhmer.
ContributionsHearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904, tr., Böhmer, Gunter, 1911- illus.
LC ClassificationsPQ2349.A4 E534 1963
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 472 p.
Number of Pages472
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4470855M
LC Control Number79222311

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