German literature.

by Wolfgang Menzel

Publisher: D.A. Talboys in Oxford, and London

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  • German literature -- History and criticism

Edition Notes

StatementTr. from the German, with notes by Thomas Gordon...
ContributionsGordon, Thomas, tr.
LC ClassificationsPT84 .M5
The Physical Object
Pagination 4 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6533859M
LC Control Number11021010

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