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Published by Rapp & Whiting in London .
Written in English

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  • Polish literature -- Translations into English,
  • English literature -- Translations from Polish

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Edition Notes

Other titlesModern Polish literature.
Statementedited by Adam Gillon and Ludwik Krzyzanowski.
GenreTranslations into English
ContributionsGillon, Adam, 1921-, Krzyżanowski, Ludwik, 1906-
The Physical Object
Pagination480 p. ;
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23753503M

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