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Published by McGraw-Hill Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Igorʹ Svi͡a︡toslavich, novgorod-severskiĭ kni͡a︡zʹ, 1151?-1202 -- Romances.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from Old Russian by Vladimir Nabokov.
ContributionsNabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG3300.S6 E57 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination135 p. :
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5243266M
ISBN 100070457190
LC Control Number75314894

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