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The story of Gösta Berling. by Selma LagerlГ¶f

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Published by Fritzes Kungl. hovbokhandel in Stockholm .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Translation of Gösta Berlings saga.

Statement[Translated from Swedish by Pauline Bancroft Flach and W. H. Hilton-Brown]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.L136 St
The Physical Object
Pagination393 p.
Number of Pages393
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5793039M
LC Control Number60004240
OCLC/WorldCa296817

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