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Modern Nordic plays: Sweden.

Modern Nordic plays: Sweden.

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Published by Twayne Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swedish drama -- Translations into English.,
  • English drama -- Translations.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary of Scandinavian literature -- v. 19.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination419 p.
    Number of Pages419
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14137629M

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